Loretta Canal

1 June 1909–24 May 1970 (Age 61)
Woodside, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Loretta

When Loretta Canal was born on 1 June 1909, in Woodside, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, her father, Pietro Canale, was 42 and her mother, Rosalia Mulè, was 35. She lived in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States in 1953. She died on 24 May 1970, at the age of 60, and was buried in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pietro Canale
1867–1942
Rosalia Mulè
1873–1933
Giuseppa Canale
1893–1894
Loretto Canal
1895–1953
William Buster Canal
1899–1974
Joseph Canal
1900–1972
Samuel Canal
1902–1965
Charles Henry Canal
1904–1997
Loretta Canal
1909–1970
Josephine Canal
1911–1997
Michael Joseph Canal
1914–1989

Parents and Siblings

    Pietro Canale

    Male1867–1942Male

    Rosalia Mulè

    Female1873–1933Female

siblings

(9)

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
1927

Age 18

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish, Catalan, and Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places named with canal ‘channel’, ‘conduit’, from Latin canalis.2 Spanish (Cañal) and Portuguese: habitational name from a place named with Spanish cañal, Portuguese canal ‘reedbed’, a derivative of Latin canna ‘reed’.3 Italian: variant of Canale .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Loretta Canal in entry for Peter Canal, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Loretta Canal, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Loretta Canal in entry for Peter Canal, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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