Filomena Africano

1910–2006 (Age 96)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Filomena

When Filomena Africano was born in 1910, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Antonio Africano, was 36 and her mother, Stella Africano, was 36. She lived in West New York, Hudson, New Jersey, United States in 1915 and Union City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States in 1930. She died on 28 October 2006, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 96.

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Family Time Line

Antonio Africano
Stella Africano
Scipio Africano
Julius Africano
Joseph Africano
Alfred Africano
Filomena Africano
Rose Africano
Frank Africano

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1874–1952Male

  • Stella Africano




  • Scipio Africano


  • Julius Africano


  • Male1905–1995Male

  • Alfred Africano


  • Female1910–2006Female

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 0

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.

Age 1

The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Italian: ethnic name for someone from Africa, from a reduced form of africano ‘African’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Filomena Africano in household of Antonio Africano, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • Filomina Africano in household of Antonia Africano, "United States Census, 1930"

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