Male, born 1931-10-31

Associated with the firm network

Abrahms, Huffaker and Lacayo, Architects

Professional History


Designer, Thomas O. Wells, Architect, Honolulu, HI, 1969-1970.



University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA.



Jose Norman Lacayo was born to Nicaraguan-born parents in Los Angeles, CA, in 1931. He attended Fremont High School and then the University of Southern California (USC) in that city.

He moved to Honolulu, HI, by at least 1969. He lived at 46-408 Haiku Plantation Drive, in Honolulu. (See Polk's Directory of City and County of Honolulu, 1969, p. 742.)A year later, he made his home at 108 Meleani Place in Honolulu. (See Polk's Directory of City and County of Honolulu, 1970, p. 717.)


His mother was Pastora Lacayo (born c. 1898 in Matagalpa, Nicaragua), his father, Raoul Lacayo (born c. 1898 in Granada, Nicaragua).

Biographical Notes

At age 6, Jose Norman Lacayo traveled with his parents and paternal grandmother from Corinto, Nicaragua, leaving 11/03/1937 to San Francisco, CA, aboard the S.S. Cuzco. His parents were probably visiting relatives in Nicaragua. (See, Source Citation The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at San Francisco, California; NAI Number: 4498993; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787-2004; Record Group Number: 85, accessed 04/11/2019.)

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