Manuel Araujo

17 December 1912–4 May 1969 (Age 56)
Santa Cruz, Madeira, Portugal

The Life of Manuel

When Manuel Araujo was born on 17 December 1912, in Santa Cruz, Madeira, Portugal, his father, Joao Araujo, was 24 and his mother, Maria de Freitas, was 24. He married Luzia Aguiar Araujo on 15 September 1935, in Santa Cruz, Madeira, Portugal. He died on 4 May 1969, in Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 56.

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Manuel Araujo
LaVergne Dolores Boyarsky
George Richard Caputo

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    Maria De Araujo



    Conceição Araújo



World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.

Age 17

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Portuguese (and Galician): habitational name from any of various places called Araújo: in Portugal, in Coimbra, Elvas, Estremoz, Lisbon, Moncorvo, Monsão, Serpa, Setúbal, and Villa Verde; also in Ourense, Galicia.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Manuel Araujo, "California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"
  • Manuel Araujo, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Manuel Araujo, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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