Posted by don jelfo on December 26, 2002 at 14:28:42:
In Reply to: Re: Guarnieri, Maria posted by bob pastorini on October 28, 2002 at 13:30:04:
: : Looking for relatives of Maria Guarnieri...arrived in NY in the early 1900's. Married Domenic Gelfo..had 6 children.
: I found a Maria Guarnieri, age 33,(Father: Luis) travelling on the SS Konig Albert from Neirone to NYC, in Nov 1910 along with my maternal great grandmother, Carolina Maggioncalda (mother of Teresa Gardella, my maternal grandmother) and Teresa's siblings, Enrico and Emilia Gardella and also with Maria's son Basilio Gardella, age 9
: Maria's destination was to her husband, Agostino Gardella at Baxter St, NYC.
: Would appreciate hearing from you.
: Bob Pastorini - firstname.lastname@example.org
2. This is posted by Don Jelfo on 12/26/02.
My father was born Salvatore Gelfo; he arrrived in America thr Ellis Island in 1911. His mother's name was Maria Gelfo. My father was born in Strongoli. His mother's maiden name was Rossi. She died in the flue epidemic of 1919. My grandfather ws a miner in Sicily and in West Virgina, before moving to Detroit during WWI. There were five children. I do not know the Italian first name of my grandfather. His name here is America was John. I do not know if he had brothers (e.g. a Domenico).
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