Vincenza Mauro

Brief Life History of Vincenza

Vincenza Mauro was born on 24 December 1902, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States as the daughter of Ciro Mauro and Rosalia Viscardi. She immigrated to Ellis Island, New York City, New York, United States in 1906 and lived in New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1915.

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Family Time Line

Ciro Mauro
Rosalia Viscardi
Michael Mauro
1890–1946
Salvatore Mauro
1897–
Leonarda A Mauro
1900–
Nada Mauro
1900–
Vincenza Mauro
1902–
Francis Vincent Mauro
1905–1990
Anthony Mauro
1909–

Sources (4)

  • Vincenzer Mauso in household of Ciro Manso, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Vincenza Mauro, "New York, New York City Births, 1846-1909"
  • Vincenza Mauro, "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924"

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

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.

1913 · The Woolworth Building Opens as the Tallest Building in the World

At 792 feet above Broadway, the Woolworth Building became the tallest building in the world and held the record for 17 years. The Woolworth Building was overshadowed by the Chrysler Building at 1,046 feet in 1930 and the Empire State Building at 1,454 feet in 1931. Retailer and mogul Frank W. Woolworth commissioned the Woolworth Building in 1910 with the intent of his namesake building to be the tallest in the world. The 13 million dollar project was financed in cash by Woolworth which allowed him freedoms in the design and construction of the ornate, gothic building. An opening ceremony was held on April 24, 1913 at which President Woodrow Wilson pressed a button from the White House and lit the historic building in New York City.

1935 · The FBI is Established

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Italian Salvatore, Angelo, Sal, Domenic, Giuseppe, Antonio, Carmine, Carmelo, Domenico, Gaetano, Nino, Pasquale.

Italian (mainly southern): from the personal name Mauro, derived from the Latin personal and ethnic name Maurus, borne by various early Christian saints and meaning ‘Moor, North African’. Compare Moore and Moro .

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

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