John Travasso

1892–1971 (Age 78)
Hanamaulu, Kauai, Hawaii, United States

The Life of John

When John Travasso was born on 13 August 1892, in Hanamaulu, Kauai, Hawaii, United States, his father, Jacinto Travasso, was 34 and his mother, Philomena Gonsalves Pereira, was 31. He lived in Hanamaulu, Kauai, Hawaii Territory, United States in 1910. He died on 13 April 1971, at the age of 78, and was buried in Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacinto Travasso
Philomena Gonsalves Pereira
Maria Travasso
Alexandrina Travasso
Shandrina Travasso
John Travasso
Jesuna Georgia Travasso
Conseisant Travasso
Lucia Travasso
Joe Or Joseph Travasso

Parents & Siblings

  • Jacinto Travasso


  • Philomena Gonsalves Pereira




  • Maria Travasso


  • Travasso


  • Travasso


  • Female1887–1953Female

  • Male1892–1971Male

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from trapasso ‘Maundy Thursday’, presumably applied as a nickname for someone born on that day or otherwise associated with it.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Travasso in household of Jacinth Travasso, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Travasso, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • John Travasso, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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