Florence Montecino

Brief Life History of Florence

When Florence Montecino was born on 28 November 1896, in Smoke Bend, Ascension, Louisiana, United States, her father, Emanuel Montecino, was 25 and her mother, Cecile Gonzales, was 19. She had at least 2 daughters with Frank Fisher. She lived in Ward Four, West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States in 1900 and Ward Eight, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States in 1910. She died on 16 August 1966, at the age of 69, and was buried in Gretna, Jefferson, Louisiana, United States.

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Frank Fisher
Florence Montecino
Beverly Fisher
Claire Lillian Fisher

Sources (8)

  • Flournce Montocino in household of Manuel Montocino, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Florence Montecino - birth: 28 November 1896; Smoke Bend, Ascension, Louisiana, United States
  • Florence Montecino Fisher, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

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.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Spanish: variant of Montesino .

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

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