jean spinella

4 December 1917–4 November 2009 (Age 91)
Paterson Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States

The Life of jean

When jean spinella was born on 4 December 1917, in Paterson Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States, her father, Antonino Spinella, was 32 and her mother, Giuseppa Amalia, was 29. She lived in Manchester Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States for about 89 years. She died on 4 November 2009, in Paterson Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 91.

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Antonino Spinella
Giuseppa Amalia
Maria Catena Spinella
Natale Spinella
jean spinella

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Age 3

New Jersey was the first state to ratify Prohibition, the short-lived constitutional ban on alcoholic beverages.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Southern Italian:1. diminutive of Spina . 2. topographic name from Sicilian spinedda ‘butcher's broom’ (Ruscus aculeatus), untimately of the same etymology as 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jennie Spinella in household of Anthony Spinella, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jean Turano in entry for Mary Spinella Livi, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Jean Turano Spinella, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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