Yolanda Romano

15 February 1918–29 November 2010 (Age 92)
Denver, Colorado, United States

The Life of Yolanda

When Yolanda Romano was born on 15 February 1918, her father, Luigi Louis Romano, was 36 and her mother, Maria Libra Cipriano, was 29. She married Dale Elmer Kidwell on 22 December 1940, in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States. She lived in Election Precinct 60, El Paso, Colorado, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 64, El Paso, Colorado, United States for about 10 years. She died on 29 November 2010, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States.

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Dale Elmer Kidwell
Yolanda Romano
Marriage: 22 December 1940

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22 December 1940
Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1921 · Flash floods kill 1500

Age 3

On June 3 1921, flash floods in Pueblo cause over $20 million in damage and kill over 1,500 people in its wake.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 24

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 Italian and Spanish: from the personal name Romano, Latin Romanus, borne by several saints and martyrs. This was originally a byname for someone from Rome or for a Roman citizen, from Roma ‘Rome’. See also Roman .2 Italian: (Romanò): in Calabria, a term for someone from Nea Rhōmē ‘New Rome’, a medieval Greek name for Constantinople.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Yonda Romano in household of Louis Romano, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jolanda Romano in household of Louis Romano, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Yolanda Romano in household of Louis Romano, "United States Census, 1920"

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