Enes Della Rocca

17 June 1921–27 February 2009 (Age 87)
New York, United States

The Life of Enes

When Enes Della Rocca was born on 17 June 1921, in New York, United States, her father, Anthony Della Rocca, was 36 and her mother, Michelina Cirese, was 34. She died on 27 February 2009, in Edina, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 87.

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Anthony Della Rocca
Michelina Cirese
Filomena Teresa Aurora Della Rocca
Peter Paul Della Rocca
Renato Joseph Della Rocca
Enes Della Rocca
Aldo Anthony Della Rocca

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 10

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of numerous minor places called Cella or Celle (from cella ‘cell’), because they were once the locations of hermits' cells.

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

Sources (1)

  • Enes Della Rocca, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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