He passed away in 1919. Knowledgeable of his failing health, Nicola sold his butcher shop and used half of the profits for the dowry of his daughter, Rose. He died on August 26, 1919, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 64. Rose Macaluso was born in 1878 in Louisiana to Mariana Maiurana, age 16, and Nicola Cusimano, age 23.# She was married on April 27, 1901, in New Orleans, Louisiana to Bartholomew Macaluso. With whom, she had had five children.
Calvin Coolidge He was born in 1872 on July 4 in a small village in Plymouth notch, Vermont. He died on January 5th 1933 from coronary thrombosis and that is a blood clot in the heart. Calvin Graduated from Black River Academy in 1895. Calvin took office in 1923-1929. He was the 30th president of the united states.
Rodolfo ‘Corky’ Gonzales was born to Federico and Indalesia Gonzales, two Mexican immigrants, on June 18, 1928. When he was two, his mother died, leaving his father to take care of him, his five brothers, and his three sisters. This led to a very close familial bond between him and his siblings, as well as with his
It reads: "My soul has grown deep like the rivers." In remembrance of Hughes we go back to his early life when he was born on February 1, 1902, in Joplin, Missouri. His parents was James Hughes and Carrie Langston, they soon separated after his birth and left him to be raised by his maternal grandmother. He was with his grandmother until she died later in Hughes’s early
Darren Hardnick, born on October 16, 1970 at University Hospital, in Cleveland,Ohio. He was the last baby of Ivory and Edward Hardnick (my grandparents). “My Aunt Lula Mae named me. That’s how I got my name”, he says. My dad had a fulfilling childhood especially with having a house with __ older siblings.
The first of my family to come to Nebraska were John and Scarlett Reinhardt (my dad’s Family), Peter and Ana Carl (My grandma’s maiden family), along with Anthony and Margret Hoffman (My mom’s maiden family). John and Scarlett were Germans who lived in Russia. Around the late 1800’s there was a new leadership in Russia which caused them to leave. They met each other on their voyage to America. They came to work in the sugar beet fields of Nebraska.
Amelia Earhart was born in Kansas on July 24, 1897. Her parents were Edwin and Amy Otis Earhart. Amelia lived with her wealthy grandparents and attended a private school until she was 12 years old. Then, Amelia and her sister went to live with their parents, in Des Moines, Iowa. In 1915 Edwin and Amy got a divorce, and Amy took the girls and moved to Chicago to live with friends for a while.
Jack London is one of the well-known writers of the naturalism movement. His most infamous novels are The Call of the Wild and White Fang. London was born in 1876 in San Francisco; he was named John Griffith Chaney at birth. It is unknown whether his mother, Flora Wellman was ever legally married to William Chaney, who abandoned her when she was pregnant. Flora was very ill after John’s birth, so she turned the boy over to Virginia Prentiss, an ex-slave, who took care of the boy.
The book Flight is about a nineteen-year-old boy named Pepe that lives on a farm on the California coast with his family. Pepe’s father died when he tripped over a stone in the field and fell full length on a rattlesnake. For the last ten years Mama had ruled the farm with her three kids. Despite thinking that Pepe is lazy and not a man, Mama sends Pepe into town in search of medicine and salt. When Mama sends Pepe on this mission,
Another Holocaust survivor is Sam Cukier, and he was born in Warsaw, Poland (Giddens 18). He had three sisters until one of them became ill and died of the illness. He was sent away from the holocaust while some of his family and friends died during it. Leopold Mendlovic survived the Holocaust when he was 19 years old (Giddens 13). When he was younger his mom would feed poor strangers the same amount of food as they got, and she split it all equally (Giddens).
Jennifer’s parents moved from Italy to Canada prior to her birth and her father spent many years working two jobs in order to make ends meet. He eventually got a construction job at a company called John Mansville and subsequently successfully ran his own construction business for several years. In order for her father to make more money and improve his employment situation, the family moved several times around the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) when she was very young. Miles Corak’s study illustrates that each time a child moves houses, their level of income later in life decreases by about $1,000 (Corak 2000, pp.140). However, Jennifer now works in a managerial position where it is difficult to believe she was, in any way, affected by the moving of houses when she was young.
In the book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Henrietta had a normal life before she found that she had cancer and everything change. Henrietta was born on August 1, 1920. When she was four years old her mom died and her father took the family back to his hometown of Clover. His father took them back to Clover so he could send his ten children to different relatives to live with them. Henrietta went to live with his grandfather and her cousin David or most people call him Day.
Clark invited them to move with them to Missouri in1809, he then enrolled her son in a boarding school she was more than happy. He was to be educated like a white man. A year later her daughter Lizette was born to her soon after Sacagawea became ill and suffered a putrid fever. Fifteen men were killed in an Indian attack near the Bighorn River. Sacagawea’s daughter Lizette, was among the few.