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Silva, Amélia[1]

Female 1870 - 1952  (81 years)


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  • Name Silva, Amélia 
    Born 10 Apr 1870  Madeira, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Apr 1952  Honolulu, Hawaii Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 7 Apr 1952  Diamond Head Memorial Park, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I160  A367
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2020 

    Father Silva das Fontes, António da,   c. 11 May 1811, Arco da Calheta, Madeira, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Maria,   b. (Before 1838 (est)), Arco da Calheta, Madeira, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 27 Feb 1850  Arco da Calheta, Madeira, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • [5]
    Family ID F456  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Coculi, Antonio,   b. Abt 1831 
    Married 2 May 1885  Honolulu, Kingdom of Hawaii Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Divorced 20 Jun 1894  Honolulu, Oahu, Provisional Hawaii Republic Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Notes 
    • "Honolulu, Oahu, June 20th, 1894. I, AMELIA DE JESUS, being duly sworn on oath deposes and say that I was married to Antonio Cockley (sic) on the 2nd day of May 1885, that at the time of my marriage I was 14 years of age and my husband was 54 years of age and was not then a strong, healthy man. We lived together ten months and then separated and about two months thereafter, he, my said husband, left this country for foreign parts; that since his departure I have made diligent inquries (sic) of his whereabouts and have never heard anything about him. My said husband has been absent from this country for more than eight years and I believe that he is dead." The notarized deposition document is signed with an "X" because Amelia is illiterate, and in the presence of J. Alfred Magoon, Notary Public. [6]
    Last Modified 19 May 2019 
    Family ID F1058  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Furtado Reis, Manuel,   b. 27 Apr 1865, Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1916, Kahuku, Oahui, Hawaii Territory USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [1
    Married 2 May 1895  Honolulu, Oahu, Kingdom of Hawaii Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Marriage license was issued on 21 June 1894 to to Manuel Furtado Reis, residing at Nuuanu, Honolulu, and Amelia de Jesus, residing at Pauoa, Honolulu, Island of Oahu.
    Children 
     1. Furtado Reis, Manuel,   b. 17 Dec 1901, Koloa, Kauai, Hawaii Territory USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1979, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2019 
    Family ID F888  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Hilda Morreira, Evelyn Morreira, Emilia Furtado Reis, Caroline Silva Rodrigues and Ludvina Rodrigues Morreira
    Hilda Morreira, Evelyn Morreira, Emilia Furtado Reis, Caroline Silva Rodrigues and Ludvina Rodrigues Morreira
    Photo inscribed Emilia, g'ma Caroline, Lulu, Hilda, Evelyn".

  • Sources 
    1. [S211] Hawaii Genealogy Index, (www.ulukau.org), Marriages: Oahu (1832-1910), (Search conducted 26 Apr 2008).
      Furtado, Manoel (sic) - Amelia de Jesus. Date: 21 Jun 1894. District: Honolulu. Book and Page: O-45:10
      Copy in possession of Donald Rodrigues, Alameda, California. 04262008h

    2. [S410] Family Search, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Online at ), Ancestral File Number 2CMD-CB.
      The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Ancestral File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:1:M7G3-J35: accessed 2016-08-10), entry for (Mrs) Emilia Furtado Reis. Copy in possession of Donald Rodrigues, Alameda, California USA. 20160810e

    3. [S399] Find A Grave, (www.findagrave.com), Memorial #71800783.
      Viewed online August 10, 2016. Copy in possession of Donald Rodrigues, Alameda, California USA.

    4. [S170] Madeira Marriages, 1820-1860, Arco da Calheta, Sao Bras, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Microfilm 1103736)).
      Marriages, Parish of São Brás, Arco da Calheta, Calheta. Extract translated from Portuguese: On the twenty seventh day of February of the year one thousand eight hundred and fifty, I, padre Carolos Borromeo de Freitas, vicar of this in this church of São Braz of Arco da Calheta, [untranslated] with all the proper papers, and with no civil nor canonical impediments, have married Antonio da Silva das Fontes, widower of Izabel da Costa and son of Joao da Silva do Pumat and his wife Joanna de Jezus, deceased residents of Pinheiro. With Maria de Jezus, daughter of Francisco Cabral Sabola, deceased, and his wife Francisca de Jezus, native of this parish and residents of Lombada do Loreto. The witnesses were Antonio Rodriguez [illegible] and Manoel Cabral who are my personal acquaintences. And for the record I have executed this certificate in duplicate which, after being read and confirmed in the presence of the witnesses and the spouses, is not signed by them because they cannot write. Era ut Supra. The Vicar, Carlos Borromeo de Freitas
      03152004a

    5. [S688] File (merged): C:\Users\user\Documents\KAIMUKI\Family\Family History\GEDCOM files\joyce Wallis Gedcom\Luz_Santos Family Tree.ged.

    6. [S419] Family Seach, Hawaii Marriages, 1826-1954, ((https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW8F-15T : accessed 14 November 2016)).

    7. [S596] Notarized Statement of Marriage Disolution: Amelia de Jesus Coculi.