Robert Joseph Lusignan

Male8 July 1927–9 November 1999

Brief Life History of Robert Joseph

When Robert Joseph Lusignan was born on 8 July 1927, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Leo Alexander Lusignan, was 25 and his mother, Mary Laura Olina Picard, was 22. He died on 9 November 1999, in East Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Leo Alexander Lusignan
Mary Laura Olina Picard
Leo A Lusignan Jr
Doris Lusigan
Robert Joseph Lusignan
Alma Theresa Lusignan
Arthur Eugene Lusignan
Paul L. Lusignan
Walter E. Lusignan
Albert R. Lusignan
Dennis Andrew Lusignan

Sources (5)

  • Robert J Lusignan, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Robert Joseph Lusignan - Government record: birth-name: Robert Joseph Lusignan
  • Legacy NFS Source: Robert Joseph Lusignan - Individual or family possessions: death: 9 November 1999; East Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.


Age 4

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

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 20

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Normand, Andre, Francois, Lucien, Marcel.

French: habitational name from Lusignan, a place in Vienne. This surname is very rare in France. Compare Zeno .

History: Jean Miel (or Amiel) dit Lusignan from Lusignan in Vienne, France, married Marie-Thérèse Latouche in Boucherville, QC, in 1699. — A French family called (de) Lusignan became enormously powerful in the eastern Mediterranean during the Middle Ages. Guy de Lusignan (1129–94) was king of Cyprus from 1192 to 1194 (and before that, by right of marriage, king of the crusader state of Jerusalem). Hugues de Lusignan was king of Cyprus from 1267 to 1284 and king of Jerusalem from 1268 to 1284. During the 14th century, Lusignans became kings of the Armenian kingdom of Cilicia (on the Mediterranean coast of what is now Turkey, facing Cyprus).

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

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