Mayo Hernandez

9 October 1907–31 August 1995 (Age 87)
Louisiana, United States

The Life of Mayo

When Mayo Hernandez was born on 9 October 1907, his father, Arthur Hernandez, was 18 and his mother, Eugenie Broussard, was 17. He had at least 2 sons with Emily Lagneaux. He died on 31 August 1995, at the age of 87, and was buried in Scott, Lafayette, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mayo Hernandez
1907–1995
Emily Lagneaux
1906–1995
Earlest Hernandez
1928–2008
Farris Leon Hernandez
1929–2017

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Earlest Hernandez

    Male1928–2008Male

    Farris Leon Hernandez

    Male1929–2017Male

Parents and Siblings

    Arthur Hernandez

    Male1888–1934Male

    Female1890–1972Female

siblings

(4)

    Male1907–1995Male

    Baler Hernandez

    Female1912–Female

    Wilfred Hernandez

    Male1915–Male

    Lillian Hernandez

    Female1919–Female

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1931

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Spanish (Hernández) and Jewish (Sephardic): patronymic from the personal name Hernando ( see Fernando ). This surname also became established in southern Italy, mainly in Naples and Palermo, since the period of Spanish dominance there, and as a result of the expulsion of the Jews from Spain and Portugal at the end of the 15th century, many of whom moved to Italy.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mayo Hernandez, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mayo Hernandes in household of Auther Hernandes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mayo Hernandez, "Louisiana First Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1940-1945"

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