katidid wrote:I am having trouble fining immigration record. Or even a marriage record. I have looked and I just cant find it..
Charles Zafone Born 9 Dec 1890 in Sicily, Italy and lived in Brooklyn, NY possible came over about 1915..
His wife Kinchetta or Concetta ( there showing 2 diff way's of spelling it) She arrived 1900 And I can only find her when she was married to Charles .. She was born 1881
Hi, I believe that your ancestor italian name was: Calogero ZAFONTI. I found the arrival: First Name: Calogero Last Name: Zafonte Ethnicity: Italy, Italian South Last Place of Residence: Petealia Sop., Sicily Date of Arrival: Jul 20, 1912 Age at Arrival: 21y Gender: M Marital Status: S Ship of Travel: Principe di Piemonte Port of Departure: Palermo Manifest Line Number: 0020
Birth Act #284: Calogero Zafonti born on 9 Dec. 1890 in Petralia Soprana (Palermo province, Sicily region, IT) son of Francesco Paolo Zafonti 37 old, farmer, and son of Maria Anna .... ( maiden name unreadable)
1930 census: Charles Zafonte, "United States Census, 1930" Name: Charles Zafonte Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Year: 1930 Event Place: Manhattan (Districts 0001-0250), New York, New York, United States District: 0095 Gender: Male Age: 39 Marital Status: Married Race: White Race (Original): White Relationship to Head of Household: Head Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head Birth Year (Estimated): 1891 Birthplace: Italy Immigration Year: 1915 Father's Birthplace: Italy Mother's Birthplace: Italy Sheet Number and Letter: 2A Household ID: 32 Line Number: 29 Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Affiliate Publication Number: T626 Affiliate Film Number: 1547 GS Film number: 2341282
Digital Folder Number: 004638833
Image Number: 00457 Household Gender Age Birthplace Head Charles Zafonte M 39 Italy Wife Kinchetta Zafonte F 50 Italy Daughter Mary Zafonte F 9 New York Son Constantino Zafonte M 22 New York I believe that Concetta was widow when married at Calogero...
1940: Charles Zafonte, "United States Census, 1940" Name: Charles Zafonte Titles and Terms: Event Type: Census Event Date: 1940 Event Place: Assembly District 16, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings, New York, United States Gender: Male Age: 49 Marital Status: Married Race (Original): White Race: White Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head Relationship to Head of Household: Head Birthplace: Italy Birth Year (Estimated): 1891 Last Place of Residence: Same House District: 24-1874 Family Number: 143 Sheet Number and Letter: 9B Line Number: 51 Affiliate Publication Number: T627 Affiliate Film Number: 2595 Digital Folder Number: 005458262
Image Number: 00288 Household Gender Age Birthplace Head Charles Zafonte M 49 Italy Wife Concetta Zafonte F 59 Italy Daughter Marie Zafonte F 18 New York
OMG I can't believe you found it!! That is so amazing!! I have been looking for a long time lol.. Were you able to find a marrige record or Kinchetta's immagration? Thank you so much !! You are amazing!!
by this record: Colagera Zafonti, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918" Name: Colagera Zafonti Event Type: Draft Registration Event Date: 1917-1918 Event Place: New York City no 108, New York, United States Gender: Male Birth Date: Birthplace: Petralia, Suprona, Italy Nationality: Italy Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards Affiliate Publication Number: M1509 GS Film number: 1765861 Digital Folder Number: 005263045 Image Number: 00464
second trip of Calogero: First Name: Calogelo (Calogero) Last Name: Lafonte (Zafonte/i) Ethnicity: Italy, Italian Last Place of Residence: Petralia Sap, Sicily Date of Arrival: Feb 11, 1914 Age at Arrival: 22 Gender: M Marital Status: S Ship of Travel: Prinzess Irene Port of Departure: Messina Manifest Line Number: 0016 joining at brother Luciano in New York http://www.ellisisland.org/search/shipM ... 0862%2ETIF
suanj wrote:Birth Act #284: Calogero Zafonti born on 9 Dec. 1890 in Petralia Soprana (Palermo province, Sicily region, IT) son of Francesco Paolo Zafonti 37 old, farmer, and son of Maria Anna .... ( maiden name unreadable)
katidid wrote:I don't know Concetta's maiden name I do know she came to the USA around 1900 and was born around 1881, and had a daughter by this other husband her name was Anna she was born about 1911..
I found this long shot 1915 New York Census for Jamaica, Queens.
Frank Sigismondi 51 Concetta Sigismondi 35 (born about 1880) Annie Sigismondi 5 (born about 1911) Costantino Sigismondi 7 (born about 1908) per 1930 census