Albert Amena

Male15 January 1888–12 April 1920

Brief Life History of Albert

Albert Amena was born on 15 January 1888, in Chelan, Washington, United States as the son of Ta-We-Na-Po Amena and Snou-Tan-Ik or Cecile or Cecelia. He married Marie Ann Wapato on 10 June 1914, in Chelan, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 12 April 1920, in Okanogan, Washington, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Saint Marys Mission Catholic Cemetery, Omak, Okanogan, Washington, United States.

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Albert Amena
Marie Ann Wapato
Marriage: 10 June 1914
Harvey Howard Amena
Wilfred Amena
Phillip G. Ameno Sr.

Sources (11)

  • Albert Amena, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Albert Amena, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Albert Amena, "Washington, County Death Registers, 1881-1979"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1914Chelan, Washington, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1889 · Washington Becomes a State

    Age 1

    On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.

    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.

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 10

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Alberto, Ana, Arturo, Blanca, Domingo, Felipe, Francisco, Gerado, Gerardo, Gilberto, Guillermo. Italian Angelo, Rocco, Antonio, Carmine, Giuseppe, Leonardo, Vito, Carmela, Ettore, Salvatore, Vincenzo.

    Italian and Spanish: metonymic occupational name for a grain grower or merchant, from avena ‘oats, oatmeal’ (from Latin avena).

    Italian: habitational name from a place in Calabria called Avena.

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

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