Rhona Marie d'Aquin

Brief Life History of Rhona Marie

When Rhona Marie d'Aquin was born on 2 January 1918, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, her father, Adolphe Joseph d'Aquin Sr, was 29 and her mother, Lucie Marie Le Breton, was 29. She married Albert Joseph Haydel Jr on 28 June 1941, in Orleans, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 10 January 2011, in Gretna, Jefferson, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Gretna, Jefferson, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Joseph Haydel Jr
1918–1972
Rhona Marie d'Aquin
1918–2011
Marriage: 28 June 1941
Judith Ann Haydel
1945–2007

Sources (14)

  • Rhona M Haydel, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Rhona Marie d'Aquin - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Rhona Marie d'Aquin
  • Rhona Marie d'Aquin, "Louisiana Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

1920

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

1944 · The G.I Bill

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Jean-Jacques, Pascale.

French:

patronymic, with fused preposition d(e) ‘of’, from the personal name Aquin, from an ancient Germanic name composed of the elements agi ‘point, edge (of a sword)’ and win ‘friend’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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