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Morea family

Postby MizFrankie » 10 Nov 2011, 04:17

i'm looking for the morea family.
my dad told me we came from palermo, italy.
i know there was a maria nina, paolo, and gietano who immigrated to ellis island.
maria nina had a son named frank, who is my grandpa.
buts thats all i know.
i want to know more about where i come from.
find relatives still alive living in italy.
any help?

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Re: Morea family

Postby suanj » 10 Nov 2011, 11:34

Hi, welcome!
If you can add more details, where Maria Nina and Paolo and Gaetano lived in USA, as a well the probable birthyears we can search...
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Re: Morea family

Postby Biff83 » 10 Nov 2011, 14:41

Is this the correct family? And if so are Paolo and Gaetano Maria Nina's brothers?

1930 census
http://img3.imageshack.us/img3/5069/morea1930.jpg

Name: Marianina Morea
Home in 1930: Bronx, Bronx, New York
Age: 37
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1893
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Mother's Name: Rosina Mararo??
Spouse's Name: Anthony Morea
Anthony Morea 43
Marianina Morea 37
Frank Morea 10
Katherine Morea 8
Rosina Morea 2/12
Rosina Mararo 69

Marriage information:
Groom: Morea Antonio
Bride: Mavaro? Marianina
Date: May 10 1917
Certificate#: 29173 (1917)
County: Manhattan

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Re: Morea family

Postby Biff83 » 12 Nov 2011, 01:23

Possible 1913 manifest for Maria Nina Mavaro and mother Rosina Ferrara and siblings Elvira, Letizia, Stefano and Antonina. Lines 19 and following. Last residence and place of birth Lercara (Friddi), province of Palermo. Joining father/husband Luigi Mavaro in NYC at 1437 Lexington Avenue.

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From Steve Morse site on New York marriages.
Groom: Gaetano Morea
Bride: Elvira Mavaro
Date of Marriage: 31 May 1919
County: Manhattan
Certificate#: 15110
Was Gaetano Antonio Morea's brother and did he marry Maria Nina's sister Elvira?

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Re: Morea family

Postby Biff83 » 12 Nov 2011, 01:40

Possible 1911 manifest for Antonio Morea and brothers Michele and Gaetano. Lines 12 to 14.
Last residence and place of birth, Bitonto in the province of Bari. Nearest relative in Italy, father Francesco. Antonio previously in US 1907-1911

Page 1
http://img405.imageshack.us/img405/1912 ... ifest1.jpg

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More from Steve Morse site:
Marriage infomation
Groom: Stefano Mavaro
Bride: Etta Scully
Date of Marriage: 27 Sep 1920
County: Manhattan
Certificate#: 1757

Bride: Letizia Mavaro
Grooom: Antonio Fusaro
Date of Marriage: 29 June 1929
County: Manhattan
Certificate #: 17463

Death information
Luigi Mavaro
Age: 68 years
Date: 27 May 1925
County: Manhattan
Certificate #: 14469

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Re: Morea family

Postby Biff83 » 12 Nov 2011, 01:49

Leapin' Lizards!!

Looks like Antonina Mavaro married the other Morea brother Michele.
Bride: Ninetta (Antonina?) Mavaro
Groom: Michele Morea
Date: 30 Jul 1925
County: Manhattan
Certificate #: 20286

1920 census for Luigi Mavaro, wife Rosina and children Stefano, Letizia and Antonina.
http://img651.imageshack.us/img651/2441/mavaro1920.jpg

1920 census for Gaetano Morea, wife Elvira Mavaro and daughter Catherine.
http://img841.imageshack.us/img841/3749/morea1920.jpg

1930 census for Michele Morea and Antonina (Ninetta) Mavaro
http://img207.imageshack.us/img207/183/moream1920.jpg

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