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Grandparents history

Postby bscozz » 05 Sep 2012, 20:08

I am searching for information about my grandparents Angelo and Maggie Scozzafava from Croton on Hudson, NY

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Re: Grandparents history

Postby Tessa78 » 06 Sep 2012, 15:21

Hello bscozz! :-)

What records have you already located? Census, military, immigration?

Can you tell us a few more facts about your grandparents?
Approx. dates of birth; WHEN they lived in Croton, NY; names of children?
Did they immigrate, and if yes, approx. when?

Could this be your ANGELO?
Born Italy about 1864?
Immigration about 1888?
Living in Cortland, NY (town of Croton-on-Hudson)?
Wife Mageline... Looks like they married about 1896

Name: Angelo Scozzafaza
Birthplace: Italy
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Residence: Cortlandt, Westchester, New York
Marital Status: Married
Race : White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1888
Father's Birthplace: Italy
Mother's Birthplace: Italy
Family Number: 62
Page Number: 4
Household Gender Age Birthplace
SELF Angelo Scozzafaza M 46y Italy
WIFE Mageline Scozzafaza F 30y Italy
DAU Katherine Scozzafaza F 12y New York
DAU Angelina Scozzafaza F 10y New York
SON Thomas Scozzafaza M 9y New York
SON Franzesco Scozzafaza M 8y New York
DAU Minnie Scozzafaza F 2y New York
SON Joseph Scozzafaza M 1y 8m New York

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POSSIBLE marriage record of Angelo and Maggie/Mageline/Michelina first child, Caterina, to Domenic Campanella?
This provides Maggie's full name - Michalina PETTINATO

Name: Dominice Campanella
Titles & Terms:
Event: Marriage
Event Date: 01 Aug 1915
Event Place: , Westchester, New York, United States (Croton-on-Hudson)
Age: 25
Marital Status:
Previous Spouse:
Estimated Birth Year: 1890
Father: Guiseppe Campanella
Father's Titles & Terms:
Mother: Maria Lorusso
Mother's Titles & Terms:
Additional Relatives:
Spouse: Caterina Anna Scozzafova
Spouse's Titles & Terms:
Spouse's Age: 18
Spouse's Marital Status:
Spouse's Race:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Estimated Birth Year: 1897
Spouse's Father: Angelo Scozzafova
Spouse's Father's Titles & Terms:
Spouse's Mother: Michalena Pettinato
Spouse's Mother's Titles & Terms:
Reference Number:
Film Number: 1031350
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 004489246
Image Number: 00268

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THIS family n 1915 NYS CENSUS

New York, State Census, 1915 about Angelo Scozzafava
Name: Angelo Scozzafava
Birth Year: abt 1864
Birth Place: Italy
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Residence Place: Cortlandt, Westchester
Relationship: Head
Color or Race: White
Number of Years in US: 27
Assembly District: 03
House Number: Str
Line Number: 13
Page Number: 26
Household Members:
Name Age
Angelo Scozzafava 51
Michalena Scozzafava 35
Hots Scozzafava 15
Katherine Scozzafava 13
Frank Scozzafava 13
Joseph Scozzafava 6
Angelo Scozzafava 4
Augelina Scozzafava 16
Minnie Scozzafava 8
Mary Scozzafava 1

AND in 1925 NYS Census

New York, State Census, 1925 about Angelo Scozzafava
Name: Angelo Scozzafava
Birth Date: abt 1863
Birth Place: Italy
Age: 62
Gender: Male
Residence Place: Cortlandt, Westchester
Relationship: Head
Color or Race: White
Number of Years in US: 37
Assembly District: 03
Line Number: 07
Page Number: 28
Household Members:
Name Age
Angelo Scozzafava 62
Margaret Scozzafava 45
Thomas Scozzafava 25
Frank Scozzafava 23
Minnie Scozzafava 20
Joseph Scozzafava 18
Angelo Scozzafava 15
Louis Scozzafava 14
Mary Scozzafava 10
Margaret Scozzafava 08
Lena Scozzafava 06
Angelina Scozzafava 04
Bernardo Scozzafava 02


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Re: Grandparents history

Postby carmine1917 » 06 Sep 2012, 23:46

Contact the Westchester County Historical Society

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Re: Grandparents history

Postby bscozz » 14 Sep 2012, 22:53

thanks alot for the info. Ihave most of that info. but was searching for some re: where was there home town in calabria,or info on their life in croton, or info like that

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Re: Grandparents history

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