Maria Amanti

1878–1945 (Age 67)
Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

The Life of Maria

When Maria Amanti was born on 4 June 1878, in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, her father, Leopoldo Amanti, was 28 and her mother, Anna Cerioli, was 27. She married Luigi Tavormina on 24 January 1915, in New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Queens, New York, United States in 1930. She died on 21 June 1945, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Maria Amanti
Luigi Tavormina
Marriage: 24 January 1915
Antonina A. Tavormina
Peter Albert Tavormina

Spouse & Children

24 January 1915
New York City, New York, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Leopoldo Amanti


  • Anna Cerioli




  • Armando Armanti


  • Female1878–1945Female

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 18

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

Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from amante ‘lover’, used in the Middle Ages as a Christian baptismal name, in the sense ‘he who loves God’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Antonina Tavormina in household of Louis Tavormina, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marie Tavormina in household of Louis Tavormina, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maria Tavormina in household of Louis Tavormina, "United States Census, 1940"

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