Can you give us a little more information about him?
Approx. year of birth? Where he lived in the US? His occupation? Name of wife? Approx. year of death? Names of children? (your grandparent, for instance)
Could this be your relative? Working as a dairyman in California. Born 1887 in Castelvecchia Lucca (?)
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about Giovanni Iacopetti Name: Giovanni Iacopetti County: Monterey State: California Birthplace: Italy Birth Date: 3 Apr 1887 Race: Caucasian (White) FHL Roll Number: 1531205 DraftBoard: 0
This John (Giovanni) Iacopetti was also born in 1887, immigrated in 1906. Living in San Benito, CA in 1910. Occupation - BAKER
1910 United States Federal Census about John Jacopetti Name: John Jacopetti [John Iacopetti] [John Iacopetti] Age in 1910: 23 Birth Year: 1887 Birthplace: Italy Home in 1910: San Juan, San Benito, California Race: White Gender: Male Immigration Year: 1906 Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Single Father's Birthplace: Italy Mother's Birthplace: Italy Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age John Jacopetti 23
DIFFERENT from Above...but appears to be the same person as listed on the above WWI Registration Card This John Iacopetti is a FARMER, living in Monterey CA He and wife, Tilda, both born in Italy. The children were born in California. John's immigration listed as 1905..
Do any of the children's names seem familiar?
1930 United States Federal Census about John Iacopeti Name: John Iacopeti [John Iacopelli] Gender: Male Birth Year: abt 1887 Birthplace: Italy Race: White Home in 1930: King, Monterey, California View Map Marital Status: Married Immigration Year: 1905 Relation to Head of House: Head Spouse's Name: Tilda Iacopeti Father's Birthplace: Italy Mother's Birthplace: Italy Occupation: farmer Household Members: Name Age John Iacopeti 43 Tilda Iacopeti 36 Louis Iacopeti 17 Lewie Iacopeti 12 Raymer Iacopeti 3 [3 6/12] Arthur Lazzanai 30 hired man Robert Mozetti 29 hired man