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Virgil Mitchel "Punch" FAURIA[1, 2]
Male 1898 - 1982


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  • Nickname  Punch 
    Alt. Birth  1895  [3, 4
    • (Date calculated from marriage record index listing.)
    Alt. Birth  27 Jul 1897  [5, 6
    • Per Social Security Death Index and California Death Records
    Birth  27 Jul 1898  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 7
    Gender  Male 
    Also known as  Virgia FAURIA  [6, 7
    Also known as  Virgil Michel "Punch" FAURIA  [4, 7, 8
    Also known as  Virgil Michel FAURIA 
    Residence  29 Jul 1898  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    2225 D'Abadie 
    Color-Race  2 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Black 
    Residence  2 Jun 1900  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    1823 Carondelet Way 
    Color-Race  16 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    white 
    Residence  16 Apr 1910  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    1801 Carondelet Walk 
    Color-Race  8 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    White 
    Occupation  8 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    sailmaker for an awning company 
    Residence  8 Jan 1920  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    1468 North Robertson Street 
    Color-Race  23 Apr 1930  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    White 
    Occupation  23 Apr 1930  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    sailmaker for an awning company 
    Residence  23 Apr 1930  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    2225 D'Abadie Street 
    Color-Race  25 Feb 1937  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    White 
    • Self-described on his Social Security application.
    Employment  25 Feb 1937  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12
    (unreported capacity) for A. J. Fabacher, manager of the Pelican Club, 301 S. Rampart Street, 
    • The Pelican Club was owned by Virgil's brother Edwin Joseph "Beansie" Fauria. Several of Beansie's interests were headquartered at this address. He employed several family members according to Lloyd Bennett.
    Occupation  1940  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    manager of the Pelican Cab Company 
    Residence  1940  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    2225 D'Abadie 
    Physical Description  14 Feb 1942  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    5' 10" tall, 185 lbs, with brown eyes, black hair, and a light complexion 
    • He has a mole over his left eye.
    Military Registration  14 Feb 1942  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    World War II Young Men's draft 
    Occupation  14 Feb 1942  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    employee of A. J. Farbacher, 301 South Rampart 
    Residence  14 Feb 1942  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    2225 Dabadie Street 
    • He was living at this address with his wife, identified as Mrs. Virgil M. Fauria on his WW II draft registration card. They had a telephone: CR 2608.
    Died  9 Dec 1982  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Person ID  I1437  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  13 Dec 2014 

    Father  Michel FAURIA,   b. 1855, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1919, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Cecile CAGNOLATTI,   b. Abt 1863, Jeanerette, Iberia, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1938, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Apr 1879  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F487  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Inez Marie REBERT,   b. 16 Jan 1898, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1974, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Jan 1916  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Virgil FAURIA, Jr,   b. Abt 1917, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1925, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Lillian Magdalena FAURIA,   b. 22 Jul 1918, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 2010
     3. Mildred FAURIA,   b. Abt 1921, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >4. Edwin Joseph FAURIA,   b. 21 Sep 1937,   d. 1 Feb 2011
    Last Modified  29 Jan 2005 
    Family ID  F488  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Inez Onesta LYONS,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 
    • Marsha Metoyer Legaux, granddaughter of Inez Onesta Lyons and Virgil Michel Fauria, reports that her grandparents were not married and that he neither acknowledged mpr supported their daughter, Zenobia. [14]
    Children 
    >1. Zenobia FAURIA,   b. 3 Jun 1921, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 2005, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  24 Apr 2010 
    Family ID  F2283  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 27 Jul 1898 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2225 D'Abadie - 29 Jul 1898 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Black - 2 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1823 Carondelet Way - 2 Jun 1900 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - white - 16 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1801 Carondelet Walk - 16 Apr 1910 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1916 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - White - 8 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - sailmaker for an awning company - 8 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1468 North Robertson Street - 8 Jan 1920 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - White - 23 Apr 1930 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - sailmaker for an awning company - 23 Apr 1930 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2225 D'Abadie Street - 23 Apr 1930 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - White - 25 Feb 1937 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployment - (unreported capacity) for A. J. Fabacher, manager of the Pelican Club, 301 S. Rampart Street, - 25 Feb 1937 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - manager of the Pelican Cab Company - 1940 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2225 D'Abadie - 1940 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhysical Description - 5' 10" tall, 185 lbs, with brown eyes, black hair, and a light complexion - 14 Feb 1942 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Registration - World War II Young Men's draft - 14 Feb 1942 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - employee of A. J. Farbacher, 301 South Rampart - 14 Feb 1942 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2225 Dabadie Street - 14 Feb 1942 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Dec 1982 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Fauria, Virgil Michael (1898-1982) and his wife, Inez Marie Rebert (1898-1974) in the early 1950s.
    Fauria, Virgil Michael (1898-1982) and his wife, Inez Marie Rebert (1898-1974) in the early 1950s.
    Fauria, Virgil Michael
    Fauria, Virgil Michael

    Documents
    Fauria, Virgil Michael
    Fauria, Virgil Michael
    Social Security application

  • Sources 
    1. [S264] Social Security Application (original), Social Security Administration, Fauria, Virgil Mitchel, SS no. 437-07-0399, 25 Feb 1937, Application for Account Number (Form SS-5), Social Security Administration, Baltimore, Maryland. (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S285] World War II 1940-1947 Draft Registration Cards (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestgry.com.), (http://ancestgry.com : accessed 12 Nov 2014), Virgil Michel FAURIA; citing Young Men's draft cards, image #1122 & 1123. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S5] New Orleans Marriage Records Index 1831-1964, (Ancestry.com. New Orleans, Louisiana Marriage Records Index, 1831-1964 [database online]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2002.), Vol 38, Page 376 (Reliability: 1).

    4. [S18] US-Louisiana-Orleans Parish-New Orleans Birth Records Index 1790-1899, (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002. Original data: State of Louisiana, Secretary of State, Division of Archives, Records Management, and History. Vital Records Indices. Baton Rouge, LA.), Vol 115, Page 890 (Reliability: 1).

    5. [S31] Social Security Death Index (ancestry.com), (Provo, UT, USA. Ancestry.com. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.) (Reliability: 1).

    6. [S65] US-California State-Death Index 1940-1997, (Ancestry.com. California Death Index, 1940-1997. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original electronic data: State of California, California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, 19--.) (Reliability: 1).

    7. [S25] Census-US federal-1900, (Ancestry.com. 1900 U.S. Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. T623, 1854 rolls.), Louisiana, Orleans Parish, New Orleans; Roll: T623_572; Page 3B; ED 50 (Reliability: 1).

    8. [S393] Murray, Madelyn (Faustina), Murray, Madelyn, 28 Aug 2010>, "Re: Proposed change: Edwin Joseph "Beansie" FAURIA (I1436)," (Reliability: 3).
      Based on personal knowledge of Lillian Magdalena Fauria Faustina daughter of Virgil Michel Fauria and Inez Marie Rebert.

    9. [S27] Census-US federal-1910 (ancestry), National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com [database and images on line]), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 5; Series T624; Roll 521; Page 136B; ED 77 (Reliability: 1).

    10. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 7; Toll T625_621; Page 8B; ED 114; Image 171 (Reliability: 1).

    11. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Louisiana, Orleans, New Orleans, Ward 8, Block 856; Roll: 805; Page 35B; ED 106; Image 71.0 (Reliability: 2).

    12. [S12] Bennett, Lloyd Walter Jr.

    13. [S511] US City Directories, 1821-1989 (ancestry.com), (\i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://ancestry.com : 2011), Polk's New Orleans (Louisiana) City Directory, 1940: Page 413 (image 199); <http://ancestry.com : accessed 13 Dec 2014 (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S364] Correspondence: Legaux, Marsha Metoyer, Legaux, Marsha Metoyer, 21 Apr 2010>, "Re: Proposed Change: Family: FAURIA/REBERT (F488)," (Reliability: 3).


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