Simon Joseph Semichy

Male28 October 1874–15 October 1952

Brief Life History of Simon Joseph

When Simon Joseph Semichy was born on 28 October 1874, in California, United States, his father, Matthew Semichy, was 44 and his mother, Guadalupe Bonita Buelna, was 25. He married Susan Ann Reseigh on 11 December 1905, in Santa Clara, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Willow Glen, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1930 and San Jose Judicial Township, Santa Clara, California, United States in 1940. He died on 15 October 1952, in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Simon Joseph Semichy
1874–1952
Susan Ann Reseigh
1886–1972
Marriage: 11 December 1905
Harold Buenaventura Semichy
1906–1996
Lloyd Phillip Semichy
1908–2001
Margaret E Semichy
1910–
Robert Elmer Semichy
1913–2003
Edna M Semichy
1916–
Susan G Semichy
1917–

Sources (13)

  • Joseph S Semichy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Simon Joseph Semichy, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Simon Joseph Semichy, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1905Santa Clara, California, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 1

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

    Age 17

    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.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 22

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Usual English form of Simeon , borne in the New Testament by various characters: two apostles, a brother of Jesus, a Pharisee, a leper, a tanner, a sorcerer (who offered money for the gifts of the Holy Ghost, giving rise to the term simony), and the man who carried Jesus's cross to the Crucifixion.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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