Carrnel J Cammassi

Male1872–August 1958

Brief Life History of Carrnel J

Carrnel J Cammassi was born in 1872. He married Rosella "Rosa" Clarinda Lane on 19 October 1903, in Inyo, California, United States. He lived in Highland, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1930 and Highland Judicial Township, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1940.

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Carrnel J Cammassi
Rosella "Rosa" Clarinda Lane
Marriage: 19 October 1903

Sources (9)

  • Carmel J Camossi, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carrnel J Cammassi, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Carmel Joseph Camossi, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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  • Marriage
    19 October 1903Inyo, California, United States
  • World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 0

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    1872 · The Modoc War

    Age 0

    Hostilities between Modoc Indians and white settlers resulted in the Modoc War during 1872-1873. A Modoc band of nearly 200 people, led by Captain Jack Kintpuash, was fleeing a forced relocation to a reservation occupied by their enemies, the Klamaths. The band had returned to their former land on Lost River, which now had white settlers occupying the area. The conflict erupted on November 29, 1872, when 40 troops were sent to move the Modocs back to the reservation. An argument erupted and shots were fired. Several were killed and the Modocs fled to “The Stronghold,” a large, cavernous lava bed. The holdout went on for months with several clashes. On April 11, 1873, General Edward Richard Sprigg Canby and Reverend Eleazar Thomas were killed by the Modocs during a negotiation. The Modocs lacked resources and supplies and eventually surrendered on July 4. In total, 2 Modocs and 71 enlisted military men lost their lives.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 24

    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

    Irish and English: variant of Carrell .

    French: from Old French quar(r)el, carrel ‘bolt (for a crossbow)’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of crossbow bolts or figuratively a nickname for a short, stout man (compare English Carrell ). The word also meant ‘paving slab’, and so it could also have been a metonymic occupational name for a street layer.

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

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