Camille James Gonzales

4 October 1897–23 March 1953 (Age 55)
New Iberia, Iberia, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Camille James

When Camille James Gonzales was born on 4 October 1897, in New Iberia, Iberia, Louisiana, United States, his father, John Gonzales, was 18 and his mother, Marie Anita Viator, was 14. He married Geneva Collier on 23 June 1919, in Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, Jefferson, Texas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 23 March 1953, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Camille James Gonzales
Geneva Collier
Marriage: 23 June 1919
Vernon Ray Gonzales
Robert Gonzales
Camille J Gonzales Jr.

Spouse and Children

23 June 1919
Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, United States



    Robert Gonzales


    Camille J Gonzales Jr.


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

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.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 15

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Variant of Spanish González ( see Gonzalez ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Camille J Gonzales, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Camille Gonzales, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Camille J Gonzales, "United States Census, 1930"

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