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Post by findfamily » 13 May 2010, 18:06

Looking for Salemmo from Naples, Italy or somewhere near Naples.
Grandfather's name was Prisco grandmothers name was Rosa Valente. I think grandfather came to America around 1914 grandmother around 1907. Planning a trip to Italy next summer and trying to find my family and my husband's family. I think there are still family in Italy.

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Re: Salemmo

Post by vj » 13 May 2010, 21:46

This may help you locate family currently living in Italy.

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Re: Salemmo

Post by pink67 » 17 May 2010, 08:36

Looking for Salemmo from Naples, Italy or somewhere near Naples

if this 1930 census is correct for your ancestors:

1930 United States Federal Census
about Prisco Salemmo
Name: Prisco Salemmo
Home in 1930: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Age: 55
Estimated birth year: abt 1875
Birthplace: Italy
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Rose
Race: White


Military service:

Rent/home value:

Age at first marriage:

Parents' birthplace: View image
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Household Members: Name Age
Prisco Salemmo 55 head, born in IT
Rose Salemmo 41 wife, born in IT
Dominic Salemmo 18 son, born in Delaware
Anna Salemmo 15 daughter, born in Italy
Antony Salemmo 9 son, born in Italy
Catharine Salemmo 8 daughter, born in Delaware
Mary Salemmo 5 daughter, born in PA
Peter Salemmo 4 ??/12 son, born in PA
Prisco Salemmo 3 ??/12 son, born in PA
Louis Salemmo 1 ??/12 son, born in PA
Theresa Salemmo 10/12 daughter, born in PA


then the place of origin in Italy could have been Sant'Angelo in Formis, an hamlet of the town of Capua, in the Caserta Province - campania region.

Is this passport of Prisco?

U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925
about Prisco Salemmo
Name: Prisco Salemmo
Birth Date: 18 Jun 1875
Birth Place: Santangelo Infirmis, Caserta, Italy
Residence: Wilmington, Delaware
Passport Issue Date: 2 Aug 1919
Father Name: Francesco Salemmo
Father's Birth Location: Italy
Father's Residence: Deceased
Passport Includes a Photo: Y
Source: Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925 (M1490)

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image page 2: (photo)

are these records correct?


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Re: Salemmo

Post by duonnolo » 03 Jun 2014, 19:06

Hi, I am breathing life into this old post- are you still interested in Salemmo? Your grandfather was born in the same town as my great-grandfather, Giovanni Duonnolo... Santangelo Infirmis. Prisco chose my great-grandfather to be the godfather of one of his children with his first wife, Catarina Farabella, when they lived in Wilmington, so I am trying to find the connection between our families. Please contact me if you would like to talk.

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