John Moranz

21 April 1902–December 1969 (Age 67)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of John

When John Moranz was born on 21 April 1902, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Joseph Frank Moranz, was 25 and his mother, Eva Weckusset, was 26. He lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died in December 1969, in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Cheltenham Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States.

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World Events (8)

Age 1
The Public Service Corporation (PSC) was formed on May 6, 1903. The company began as a merger of a power company with four different trolley companies. PSC would ultimately combine with over 400 other companies.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
Age 1
A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
Age 18
The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Italian Angelo, Antonio, Rocco, Silvio, Carmelo, Carmine, Domenic, Domenico, Enrico, Francesco, Franco.Italian: habitational name from a place called Morano Calabro,in Cosenza province.Italian and Spanish: from the personalname Morano, a derivative of Maurus (see Moro ).

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

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Sources (5)

  • John Moranz, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Births, 1860-1906"
  • John Moranz in household of Joseph F Moranz, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Moranz in household of Joseph F Moranz, "United States Census, 1910"

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