Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

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Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby centanno » 23 Mar 2008, 01:24

I am helping a friend start her family tree and I am looking for any information on the names Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano. I am particularly interested in any of the above names who left Pettorano Sul Gizio and went to Stuebenville, Ohio and Nashwauk, Minnesota. Thanks

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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 18:40

Hi Julie &
Welcome to the Forum!
Do you have a few more details:
first names, approx birth years, relationships?
We'd be happy to help you look!
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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 18:52

Julie,
Is this the family your friend is looking for?
Thanks!
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Santo BONAVENTURA
Birth: 1871 in Pettorano Sul Gizio, Italy
Death: 19 MAY 1922 in Nashwauk, MN

Father: Caendia BONAVENTURA
Mother: Teresa Cabara

Wife
Josephine MONACO
Birth: 26 AUG 1877 in Pettorano Sul Gizio, Italy
Death: 10 MAR 1965 in Nashwauk, MN

Father: Pasquale MONACO
Mother: Rosaria DISTEFANO

Children (4)
Lawrence BONAVENTURA
b: 15 FEB 1909 in Nashwauk, MN
Susan BONAVENTURA
b: 7 JUL 1911 in Nashwauk, MN

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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 19:50

looking for any information


possible 1918 WWI Draft Registration Card
Santo Bonaventura 44
Nashwauk, Itasca, MN
Born 15 Mar 1874 in Italy
Declarant
Merchant in Nashwauk
Nearest relative: Giuseppina Bonaventura

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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 20:06

Possible Naturalization Records

MN Naturalization Record Index 1854-1957

Santo Bonaventura
County: Itasca
Reel: 2
Code: 5
Volume: 3
Page: 241

Josephine Bonaventura
County: Itasca
Reel: 3
Code: 7
Volume: 5
Page: 269

Josephine Bonaventura
County: Itasca
Reel: 11
Code: 26
Volume: 8
Page: 155
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Phone: (218) 254-7959

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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 20:10

MN Death Index

BONEVENTURA, SANTO
Date of Birth: na
Place of Birth: na
Mother Maiden Name: na
Certid# 1922-MN-005677
Date of Death: 19 May 1922
County of Death: ITASCA

Josephine Bonaventura
Birth Date: 26 Aug 1876
Death Date: 10 Mar 1965
Death County: Itasca
State file number: 006084
Certificate Number: 006084
Certificate Year: 1965
Record Number: 1597096
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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 20:27

possible 1920 census
Home in 1920:
Central Ave, owns w/o mortgage
Nashwauk, Itasca, Minnesota

Head Sam Bonventure 45 (abt 1875) IT
- immig 1900, Pa (filed 1st papers)
- laborer, iron mine
Wife Josephine Bonventure 42 (abt 1878) IT
- immig 1908, Al
Daughter? Florence (Lawrence?) Bonventure 10 (abt 1910) MN
Daughter Annie Bonventure 9 (abt 1911) MN
Daughter Assunta Bonventure 8 (abt 1912) MN
Daughter Rose Bonventure 3 /12 (abt 1919) or 3 yrs (abt 1917) MN
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possible 1910 census
Home in April 1910:
4th Street, owns with mortgage
Nashwauk, Itasca, Minnesota

Head Sam Bornando 30 (abt 1880) IT
- married 3 yrs (abt 1907)
- immig 1907, Al
Wife Josephina Bornando 30 (abt 1880) IT
- 2 children born, living
- immig 1907, Al
Daughter Florence Bornando 1 yr 1 mos (abt 1909) MN
Daughter Nina Bornando 2/12 (abt 1910) MN

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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 21:03

Your local Family History Center has microfilmed the civil records
for Pettorano Sul Gizio from 1809-1865:

Library Catalog

Italy, L'Aquila, Pettorano sul Gizio - Civil registration
Registri dello stato civile, 1809-1865
Pettorano sul Gizio (L'Aquila). Ufficio dello stato civile

Italy Research Outline

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Re: Bonaventura, Monico, and DiStefano

Postby vj » 23 Mar 2008, 22:04

Santo Bonaventura & bother Michelangelo

Possible Ships’ Manifests

1st trip 1899
2 Oct 1899 SS Karamania Naples to NY
Lines 1 &2

Michelangelo Bonaventura 23 (1876)
Sante Bonaventura 25 (abt 1874)
- (both) single
- last residence Pettorano
- destination NY
- joining no one
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2nd trip 1904
18 May 1904, SS Konig Albert, Naples to NY
Line 14

Sante Bonaventura 30 (abt 1874)
- married
- last residence Pettorano
- destination Hibbing (St Louis County) MN
- in Hibbing 1899-1903
- joining his brother Michele


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