George Albert Cavagnaro

6 July 1885–23 June 1953 (Age 68)
Oakland, Alameda, California, United States

The Life of George Albert

George Albert Cavagnaro was born on 6 July 1885, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States as the son of Anthony Cavagnaro and Jane Burrage. He married Grace Baker about 1913, in California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Alameda, Alameda, California, United States in 1930 and Alameda Judicial Township, Alameda, California, United States in 1940. He died on 23 June 1953, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Albert Cavagnaro
1885–1953
Grace Baker
1892–1980
Marriage: about 1913
Mary Jane Cavagnaro
1914–
Teresa F Cavagnaro
1915–
George Cavagnaro
1916–
Betty Cavagnaro
1918–
Patricia Cavagnaro
1921–
Thomas Cavagnaro
1925–
Stanwood Cavagnaro
1929–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1913
California, United States
children

(7)

    Mary Jane Cavagnaro

    Female1914–Female

    Teresa F Cavagnaro

    Female1915–Female

    George Cavagnaro

    Male1916–Male

    Betty Cavagnaro

    Female1918–Female

    Patricia Cavagnaro

    Female1921–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Anthony Cavagnaro

    MaleMale

    Jane Burrage

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(6)

    Thomas A Cavagnaro

    Male1879–Male

    Teresa J Cavagnaro

    Female1881–Female

    Esther R Cavagnaro

    Female1883–Female

    Male1885–1953Male

    Mamie Cavagnaro

    Female1887–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 6

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Southern Italian: occupational name for a basketmaker, from an agent derivative of cavagno ‘basket’ (now obsolete).

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

Sources (3)

  • George Cavagnero, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Cavagnaro in household of Jane Cavagnaro, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George A Cavagnaro in household of Anton Cavagnaro, "United States Census, 1900"

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