Orianna M Wilcox

5 March 1888–1959 (Age 70)
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Orianna M

When Orianna M Wilcox was born on 5 March 1888, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Daniel Clark Wilcox, was 20 and her mother, Annie M. Dowd, was 17. She married Corradino Pontarelli in 1910, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Rhode Island, United States in 1888. She died in 1959, at the age of 71, and was buried in East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Corradino Pontarelli
1889–1957
Orianna M Wilcox
1888–1959
Marriage: 1910
Harry V Pontarelli
1911–1974
Thomas A Pontarelli
1915–1917
Bernard F Pontarelli
1919–1993

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1910
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States
children

(3)

    Male1911–1974Male

    Thomas A Pontarelli

    Male1915–1917Male

    Bernard F Pontarelli

    Male1919–1993Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1895 · College Hall Catches on Fire

Age 7

On January 27, 1895, College Hall catches on fire and is fully consumed within one hour. During the fire, many students and faculty work together to save many of the items in the building. Some of these are library books. They save the books by piling them onto the rugs and dragging them out of the burning building. College Hall is then later rebuilt and renamed Davis Hall after Governor John W. Davis.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 19

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Orianna Pontarelli, "Rhode Island State Census, 1925"
  • Orianna Pontarelli in household of Conradino Pontarelli, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Orianna M Pontarelli in household of Corradino Pontarelli, "United States Census, 1930"

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