John Victor De Furia

14 May 1917–27 February 1995 (Age 77)
Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Victor

When John Victor De Furia was born on 14 May 1917, in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Antonio 'Anthony' De Furia, was 32 and his mother, Margaret Jane Wright, was 35. He died on 27 February 1995, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Antonio 'Anthony' De Furia
Margaret Jane Wright
John Victor De Furia
Margaret De Furia
Rosemary 'Bunny' De Furia

Parents and Siblings

    Antonio 'Anthony' De Furia





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.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • J Victor Defuria in household of Antonio Defuria, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John V De Furia in household of Anthony De Furia, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John V Defuria in household of Anthony Defuria, "United States Census, 1940"

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