Roberto Herrera Chacon

24 September 1934–21 February 2009 (Age 74)
Florida, United States

The Life of Roberto

Roberto Herrera Chacon was born on 24 September 1934, in Florida, United States. He married Gloria Suarez in June 1956, in Hillsborough, Florida, United States. He died on 21 February 2009, in Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, United States, at the age of 74.

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Roberto Herrera Chacon
1934–2009
Gloria Suarez
1931–2016
Marriage: June 1956

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
June 1956
Hillsborough, Florida, United States

World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

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.
1941 · Florida Involvement in World War II

Age 7

Similar to the first World War, Florida's location and temperature served as an ideal location for military training; in fact, Florida would end up having 172 military installations. As a result of World War II growth, Camp Blanding became the fourth largest city in Florida, capable of housing over 55,000 soldiers. Many Floridians sacrificed their lives among other Americans to win the war; it's estimated that about 3,000 U.S. deaths were from Floridian troops.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from villages so called in the provinces of Seville and Badajoz, from a word meaning ‘iron smithy’, ‘blacksmith's forge’ (a derivative of hierro ‘iron’, Latin ferrum).2 French: habitational name from the Gascon form of Ferrière, a place in Pyrénées-Atlantique. The place name is derived from Latina ferraria ‘iron-mine’, ‘iron-forge’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Roberto Chacon in entry for Mr Mario F Suarez, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Robert H Chacon, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Robert Herrera Chacon, "Florida Marriage Index, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001"

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