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Bernardo Vieira de Melo

Bernardo Vieira de Melo was born in the parish of Muribeca (today Jaboatão dos Guararapes) in the State of Pernambuco, in the second half of the 17th Century. Son of Bernardo Vieira de Melo, ordinance captain and noble gentleman of the Royal House, and Maria Carmela de Melo.

Carlos de Lima Cavalcanti

Sugarcane factory owner and politician from Pernambuco, Carlos de Lima Cavalcanti was born on the Caetésugarcane plantation, in the city of Amaraji, in the Pernambuco’s Northern Forest Zone on the seventh day of July, 1892.

Cid Sampaio

Cid Feijó Sampaio, industrialist and sugarcane mill owner, was Governor of Pernambuco from1959 to 1963, Federal Representative from 1967 to 1971, and Senator of the Republic from 1983 to 1987. Born in Recife, on 7 December 1910, he was the fifth son of farmer and industrialist Mendo de Sá Barreto.

Dantas Barreto

Coming from a poor family of farmers, Emidio Dantas Barreto was born in 1850 in Bom Conselho, Pernambuco. As a matter of necessity, while still a boy and together with a brother, he sold jewellery for a living in the semi-arid region of Northeast Brazil.

Epitácio Pessoa

Epitácio Lindolfo da Silva Pessoa was born in the town of Umbuzeiro, Paraiba, on 23 May 1865. Having lost his parents at the age of seven, he was raised by his maternal uncle, Henrique Pereira de Lucena, the Baron of Lucena.