Marcellina Lucille Canepari

9 November 1919–12 July 2001 (Age 81)
Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Marcellina Lucille

When Marcellina Lucille Canepari was born on 9 November 1919, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, her father, Alessandro Canepari, was 35 and her mother, Teresa Ricossa, was 32. She lived in Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 1, Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 12 July 2001, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Alessandro Canepari
Teresa Ricossa
Linda Mary Canepari
Joseph Francis Canepari
Zermina Mary Canepari
Teresa Canepari
Marcellina Lucille Canepari

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

Age 1
The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built
Age 12
In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
Age 22
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Italian: of uncertain derivation; it could be an occupational name either for a seller or producer of hemp, from an agent derivative of cànepa ‘hemp’ ( see Canepa ), or for the keeper of an inn or wine cellar, from an agent derivative of caneva, canova ‘cellar’, ‘pantry’, ‘tavern’, ‘wine shop’.

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

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Sources (6)

  • Marcelline Canepari in household of Aleck Canepari, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marcellina Canepari in household of Alecx Canepari, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marcilina Canepari in household of Alex Canepari, "United States Census, 1940"

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