William Alonzo Semans

25 March 1928–15 November 2007 (Age 79)
Town of Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States

The Life of William Alonzo

When William Alonzo Semans was born on 25 March 1928, in Town of Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States, his father, Alonzo Hewitt Semans, was 37 and his mother, Anna Jane Rennoldson, was 36. He died on 15 November 2007, at the age of 79, and was buried in Town of Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States.

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Alonzo Hewitt Semans
Anna Jane Rennoldson
Mildred Lucile Semans
Albert Stephen Semans
Leora Jane Semans
William Alonzo Semans

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World Events (8)


Age 1

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 3

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 21

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

1 variant of Seman in any of its senses, with excrescent or patronymic -s.2 Americanized spelling of German Siemens .

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

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  • Mr William A Semans, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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