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Giro Ferraro

Male 1881 - 1967  (85 years)


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  • Name Giro Ferraro 
    Born 5 Jul 1881  Castellammare di Stabia, Campania, Naples, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a birth (nati) civil record for Ciro Ferrara for 1881 6th of July in Castellammare di Stabio Italy born the 5th to Giudetta Gigante wife of Vincenzo Ferrara (fu Antonio..)
      Note: lots of writing & notes, will need translation
    1881 Jul 6 civil record of birth for Ciro Ferrara in Castellammare di-Stabia Italy
    1881 Jul 6 civil record of birth for Ciro Ferrara in Castellammare di-Stabia Italy
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 29 Aug 1898  SS 'California' Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a passenger record for 'Cin Ferrano' b. abt. 1881, 17 yrs., immigrating on the SS 'California' from Naples to New York on 8/29/1898.
      Found the ship's manifest for the SS 'California', showing Ciro Ferraro (line 4), 17 yrs. old, traveling with Guidetta Giongrande (his mother; line 3), 55 yrs. old & a child Vincenzo Maggiore, 3 yrs. old (line 5) all going to her son-in-law's Cabello Maggiore, 73 Sackett St., Brooklyn, NY; his mother paid his passage.
    1898 Aug 29 for Giro Ferraro SS 'California' arrived NY
    1898 Aug 29 for Giro Ferraro SS 'California' arrived NY
    Giro is listed on Line 4, 17 yrs. old, from C'mare, to NY Bklyn, passage pd by mother, traveling with his mother Guidetta Giangrande, 55 (line 3) & a child Vincenzo Maggiore, 3; they are all going to her son-in-law's Cabello Maggiore 73 Sachell St.Bklyn
    Census 1900  New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1900 census, Giro is listed as a 'son' living with his mother Nunzia Ferraro he is 18 yrs. old born May 1882 single day laborer; also living with his brother Antonio 20 & his sister Assunta & her family 'Aitra'
      Note: his mother has been listed on all previous documents as Giuditta Giangrande (her maiden name); don't know where the Nunzia comes from.
    1900 census New Haven, CT for Nunzia Ferraro with her sons Antonio & Giro & her daughter Assunta Aitra & her family
    1900 census New Haven, CT for Nunzia Ferraro with her sons Antonio & Giro & her daughter Assunta Aitra & her family
    Census 21 Apr 1910  New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1910 US Census Giro Ferraro is listed as living on 59 Wallace St., New Haven, CT (enum. district 400, sheet 10A, ward 6) with his wife Anna & their two children Vincent, 2, & Mary 1 yr. 1 mo. old; he is 28 yrs. old, married 4 yrs., born in Italy, immigrated in 1900, is at Alien status, speaks English but cannot read nor write it; is a Buffer at a Hardware shop; rents his home.
    1910 Census New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro, wife Anna Marie & children
    1910 Census New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro, wife Anna Marie & children
    Military 20 Feb 1917  New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a 1917 Military Census record for Giro Ferraro in New Haven, CT on Feb 20, 1917
    1917 Feb 20 WWI Military Census for Giro Ferraro in New Haven, CT
    1917 Feb 20 WWI Military Census for Giro Ferraro in New Haven, CT
    Census 11 Jan 1920  New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1920 US Census, Giro 'Farraro' (sent in a correction to Ancestry.com for this record) is listed as living on 35 Greene St., New Haven, CT (enum. 342, sheet 12B, ward 6) with his wife Anna & their 2 sons (Vincent 12, Salvatore 6 mo. old), 3 daughters (Mary 10, Carmel 7, Jennie 3) & his mother, Nencaston? Farraro (see below). He is 38 yrs. old, immigrated in 1896, is at Alien status; can read/write English & speak it; is a Buffer at the Lock Factory.
    1920 Census New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro, his wife Anna Marie & children & his mother
    1920 Census New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro, his wife Anna Marie & children & his mother
    Census 10 Apr 1930  New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1930 US Census, Giro Ferrara is listed at 125 Cottage St., New Haven, CT (enum. district 5-87, sheet #16B, ward 27, block 14) with his wife Anna & 3 sons (James 22, Salvatore 11, & Jerry 8) & 3 daughters (Marie 21, Carmel 17, & Jennie 13); he is renting his home at $27. month, is 46 yrs. old, married at 22, says cannot read nor write, immigrated in 1899, was at PA status (pending application), could speak English, was a Buffer at the munitions factory.
    1930 Census New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro, his wife Anna Marie & children
    1930 Census New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro, his wife Anna Marie & children
    Naturalization 25 Jun 1937  U.S. District Court of New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Received a copy from NARA of a Declaration of Intention #16281 from the US District Court, New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro signed by him on 2/15/1928;
      Decl.of Intent. 2/15/1928, Pet.for Citiz. 2/8/1935, Oath 6/25/1937; shows he is 46 yrs. old, a Buffer, fair complexion, 5'5" tall, 165#, brown hair, hazel eyes, born in Castelamare di Stabia Italy on the 5th of Jul 1881; now living at 171 Chestnut St., New Haven, CT; immgrated on the SS 'California' from Naples to New York about the 17th Jun 1898; wife is Anna Marie.
      Received a copy from NARA of a Petition for Citizenship from the Dept. of Labor, Immigration & Naturalization Service filed with the US District Court in New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro signed by him on the 8th of Feb. 1935; shows Giro Ferraro of 296 Wallace St., New Haven, CT is a Buffer, born in Castelamare di Stabia Italy on Jul 5, 1881, race South Italian, declared his intent on Feb. 15, 1928; wife is Anna, 6 children are Vincent b. 9/11/1907; Anna b. 3/15/1909; Carmela b. 9/11/1912; John b. 9/19/1916; Salvatore b. 7/22/1919; Giro b. 7/26/1922; immigrated from Naples to New York on the SS 'California' under his own name on Jun 17, 1898. Affidavits of witness & signed by Alphonse DeLellis, 48 Wooster St., New Haven, & Frank Borelli, 16 Lyon St., New Haven stating that they have known him since 1920. Assigned certificate of arrival # 1x-19899 with the Decl. of Intent #16281.
    Signature of Giro Ferraro from his Oath of Allegiance June 25, 1937
    Signature of Giro Ferraro from his Oath of Allegiance June 25, 1937
    1928 Feb 15 for Giro Ferraro Declaration of Intention
    1928 Feb 15 for Giro Ferraro Declaration of Intention
    this was filed in the U.S. District Court in New Haven, CT; it shows information about Giro & his wife Anna, when he came to U.S., where he came from, etc. He had been in the U.S. for almost 30 yrs. before he filed this Declaration.
    1937 Jun 25 for Giro Ferraro Oath of Allegiance
    1937 Jun 25 for Giro Ferraro Oath of Allegiance
    1935 Feb 8 for Giro Ferraro Petition for Naturalization New Haven, CT
    1935 Feb 8 for Giro Ferraro Petition for Naturalization New Haven, CT
    Census 1940  New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1940 census, Giro Ferraro is listed at 58 yrs. old, born in Italy, NA status, Laborer, Building contractor living with wife Anna, sons Salvatore & Gerald.
    1940 census New Haven, CT Giro Ferraro, wife Anna & 2 sons
    1940 census New Haven, CT Giro Ferraro, wife Anna & 2 sons
    Military 24 Apr 1942  New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found a WWII registration card for Giro Ferraro in New Haven, CT he was 60 yrs. old born July 5, 1881 in Italy married to Mrs. Anna Mary Ferraro signed by Giro on April 24, 1942
    1942 Apr 24 WWII registration for Giro Ferraro in New Haven, CT
    1942 Apr 24 WWII registration for Giro Ferraro in New Haven, CT
    Died 27 Mar 1967  Seaside Conv. Hosp. Milford, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: pneumonia & septicemia 
    • Giro's Death Certificate shows him as Ciro Ferraro, that he died in Milford, CT at the Seaside Convalescent Hospital, residence was 181 Fillmore St., New Haven, CT, widow of Anna Marie Mascola, died on Mar. 27, 1967 at 9:00pm; shows that he was born on Jul. 5, 1882 in Castelmare, Italy, he was 84 yrs. old; shows his parents as Vincenzo Ferraro & Giuditta Giagrande; informant was James J. Ferraro, his son; Giro was buried on Mar. 30, 1967 at St. Lawrence Cemetery;
    1967 Ciro Ferraro Certificate of Death from Milford, CT
    1967 Ciro Ferraro Certificate of Death from Milford, CT
    1967 Mar 27 CT death index for Ciro Ferraro in Milford, CT
    1967 Mar 27 CT death index for Ciro Ferraro in Milford, CT
    Obituary 28 Mar 1967  New Haven Register, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Giro's obituary shows him as Ciro Ferraro, died Mar. 27, 1967, widow of late Anna Marie Mascola Ferraro, father of James J. Ferraro, Mrs. Marie Borelli, Mrs. Carmela DeRosa, Mrs. Jennie Benevento, Salvatore Ferraro & Jerry Ferraro; brother of the late Mrs. Assunta Aitro & Anthony Ferraro; he also had 14 grandchildren & 17 great-grandchildren.
    1967 Mar 28 obituary for Giro Ferraro from New Haven Register, CT
    1967 Mar 28 obituary for Giro Ferraro from New Haven Register, CT
    Buried 30 Mar 1967  St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • sec.T, St.Hubert Ave., lot 26-1/2.
    Headstone of Anna Mascola and Ciro Ferraro
    Headstone of Anna Mascola and Ciro Ferraro
    Person ID I0028  Levesque_Lozier_Mascola_Messina
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2018 

    Father Vincenzo Ferraro,   b. Abt 1836,   d. 6 Oct 1884, Castellammare di Stabia, Campania, Naples, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Mother Giuditta Giangrande,   b. 18 May 1859, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1923, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married Abt 1865 
    Family ID F042  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marie Anna Mascolo,   b. 26 Jul 1889, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1964, Hospital of St. Raphael's, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1 Jul 1906  St. Michael's Church, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage license from New Haven City Hall shows Giro Ferrara at the top & Ciro Ferrara in the bottom portion; he was 24 yrs. old, laborer, born in Italy to Vincenzo Ferrara & Julia Chicanla & Annie Mascolo, 17, born Italy (she was born in the U.S.) to Giovanni Mascolo & Carmela Floria; married on Jul 1, 1906 at St. Michael's Church in New Haven; the back side of the license shows Carmela Mascolo's mark (X) being the mother & Annie being underage.
      The marriage certificate from St. Michael's is in Latin & shows Cirum Ferrara from Castellamare di Stabia son of Vincentii & Judith Cicanta and Annam Mascolo of New Haven, CT daughter of Joannis & Camille Floria; witnesses Paschale Voso & Virginia Avallone, married by Rev. O. Alezzi.
      Anna lost her US Citizenship the day she married Giro since he wasn't a US Citizen, she could have applied for her own reinstatement to US Citizen status after the laws changed in 1922; Giro received his citizenship on Jun 25, 1937.
    1906 Jul 1 Wedding Picture of Anna Mascolo & Giro Ferraro
    1906 Jul 1 Wedding Picture of Anna Mascolo & Giro Ferraro
    1906 Jul 1 Marriage License from New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro & Annie Mascolo
    1906 Jul 1 Marriage License from New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro & Annie Mascolo
    1906 Jul 1 Marriage License from New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro & Annie Mascolo, back side with mother's signature
    1906 Jul 1 Marriage License from New Haven, CT for Giro Ferraro & Annie Mascolo, back side with mother's signature
    Carmela Mascola put her 'X' to signify her approval of her daughter's marriage
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with the Messina's
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with the Messina's
    from left to right:
    Frank Attard, Nellie Brooks Messina, C. Fred Messina, Marie Babe Donroe Messina, Frank Messina, Josephine Messina Attard, Anna Mascolo Ferraro, Frank Canna, Marie Messina Canna, Giro Ferraro, Millie Messina Cavallaro, Elena Messina Costanzo, Jesse Lozier, Anna Messina Lozier & James Costanzo
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with the Parente's
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with the Parente's
    from left to right:
    Giro Ferraro, Mary Parente Penda, Rose Mele Parente, John Parente, Anna Mascolo Ferraro, Russell Steadman, Vera Parente Steadman, John Goselin, Anna Parente Goselin, Lena Mirizio Parente & James Parente
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with the Mascola family (Pasquale & Virginia Avallone's family)
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with the Mascola family (Pasquale & Virginia Avallone's family)
    from left to right:
    Phyllis Mascola Reynolds, Geraldine Mascola Cassella, Anna Mascolo Ferraro, Charlie Mascola, Giro Ferraro, Josephine Mascola Papa & Virginia Mascola Canestri
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with Anna Ferraro & her nieces
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with Anna Ferraro & her nieces
    from left to right:
    Phyllis Mascola Reynolds, Julia Mascola Laudano, Lena Mirizio Parente, Anna Mascolo Ferraro, Geraldine Mascola Cassella, Elena Messina Costanzo, Virginia Mascola Canestri, Josephine Mascola Papa, Anna Messina Lozier, Josephine Messina Attard, Vera Parente Steadman
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with some family
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with some family
    cannot identify this family as yet
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with some unknown guy
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with some unknown guy
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with some women
    1956 Jul 1 50th wedding anniversary of Anna Mascola & Giro Ferraro with some women
    1906 Jul 1 church marriage record for Cirum Ferrara & Annam Mascolo in St. Michael\'s Church New Haven, CT
    1906 Jul 1 church marriage record for Cirum Ferrara & Annam Mascolo in St. Michael\'s Church New Haven, CT
    Children 
    +1. Vincenzo (James) Ferraro,   b. 10 Sep 1907, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1978, Hollywood, Broward, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +2. Maria Ferraro,   b. 15 Mar 1909, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1995, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Cammilla Ferraro,   b. 2 Sep 1910, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1911, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +4. Carmela Ferraro,   b. 11 Sep 1912, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1993, Hospital of St. Raphael's, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Giovanni Ferraro,   b. 26 Jul 1914, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1916, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    +6. Giovanna (Jennie) Ferraro,   b. 19 Sep 1916, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1990, North Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     7. Salvatore Ferraro,   b. 26 May 1918, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1918, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +8. Salvatore John Ferraro,   b. 22 Jul 1919, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1993, Pan American Hospital, Miami, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +9. Jerry Giro Ferraro,   b. 26 Jul 1922, New Haven, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1973, Hospital of St. Raphael's, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Photos
    Anna Mascola Ferraro and Giro Ferraro 1950's
    Anna Mascola Ferraro and Giro Ferraro 1950's
    Collage of children of Giro Ferraro & Anna Mascola
    Collage of children of Giro Ferraro & Anna Mascola
    from left to right: Jennie, Sal, James, Carmela, Marie & Jerry
    Last Modified 11 May 2018 
    Family ID F011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jul 1881 - Castellammare di Stabia, Campania, Naples, Italy Link to Google Earth
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    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: pneumonia & septicemia - 27 Mar 1967 - Seaside Conv. Hosp. Milford, New Haven, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 28 Mar 1967 - New Haven Register, New Haven, CT Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 30 Mar 1967 - St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven, New Haven, CT Link to Google Earth
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