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Caropepe Sicily Tomaselli

Postby kristineeverson » 01 Sep 2013, 20:29

I am currently trying to research my Italian ancestors and having no luck with the family from Sicily. My great-grandparents were Carmelo Accorso and Josephina Maria Tomaselli. They came to New York from Sicily in the early 1900s. I know that Josephina's father was Horatio Tomaselli, and was supposedly a political bandit that died somewhere in the caves of Sicily. Josephina had at least one sister whose name was Nunzia, but not sure who she married. I have no information on Carmelos family. Any information would be greatly appreciated!
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Re: Caropepe Sicily Tomaselli

Postby suanj » 02 Sep 2013, 06:04

Hi,
I found a TOMASELLO Maria from Valguarnera Caropepe ( full name town) lefting sister Anna in Valguarnera, and joining at husband Carmelo D'Accorso in Brooklyn, New York.
She came in USA with a adopted daughter named Gaetana BELVISO, 7 old:


First Name: Maria
Last Name: Tomasello
Ethnicity: Italy, Italian South
Last Place of Residence: Valguarnera, Sicily
Date of Arrival: Jul 22, 1907
Age at Arrival: 34y Gender: F Marital Status: M
Ship of Travel: Algeria (1891)
Port of Departure: Palermo
Manifest Line Number: 0013


pag 1 http://www.ellisisland.org/EIFile/popup ... &line=0013

pag 2 http://www.ellisisland.org/EIFile/popup ... &line=0013
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