21 August 2014

Leading American of Italian Descent: Victor A. Mastromarino

Leading American of Italian Descent in Massachusetts: p. 497

MASTROMARINO, VICTOR A. - Pharmaceutical Medical Service Representative. Born in Boston. Son of Nicola Mastrmarino and Rosina Neri. Graduated from English High and from Mass. College of Pharmacy. Medical service representative since 1944, formerly proprietor of Victor Drug Co. Member of Holy Name Society. Active in civic and political affairs. Fond of baseball, hunting, travel and music. Hobby - mineral collecting. His father was born in Torre Le Nocelle, Avellino, Italy, was a machinist. Mother a native of Milano, was a prominent midwife in Boston. They came to the U.S. in 1905, settling in Boston. Had the following children: Mrs. Edith Anzavino; Victor A.; Emma; and Mrs. Flora Vadala. Res: 59 Acres Ave., Brookline.

19 August 2014

Sons of Italy: Ciriaco Pizzano

Membership: Sons of Italy

Source: Ancestry.com, "database & images", (http://www.ancestry.com), Order Sons of Italy in America, Membership Applications, 1925-1955.  Cit. Date: 10 Aug 2014.  

Name: Ciriaco Pizzano
Birth Date: 17 Apr 1898
Birth Location: Torre Le Nocelle Avellino, Italy
Father Name: Saverio Pizzano
Lodge No. 1930
Collection Title: OSIA Massachusetts Membership Applications
Archive: Immigration History Research Center (IHRC)
Archive Location: University of Minnesota
Collection Title: OSIA Massachusetts Membership Applications
Reel: 304.  

18 August 2014

Petition for Naturalization: Ciriaco Pizzano, 1929


Petition for Naturalization: 1929

Source: "The National Archives," database and images, Fold3.com. (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 10 Aug 2014); Petitions and Records of Naturalizations of the U.S. District and Circuit Courts of the District of Massachusetts, 1906-1929; Series: M1368; Roll: 296. Petition for Naturalization No. 114445; http://www.fold3.com/image/35472917/;

Name: Ciriaco Pizzano
Residence: 343 Vale St., Chelsea
Occupation: Carpenter
Bate of Birth: 17 Apr 1898
Birthplace: Torre Le Nocelle, Italy
Event Date: 16 Feb 1929
Immigration Year: 1923
Arrival: New York, September 6, 1923
Home Country: Italy
Petition No. 176322
Court: U.S. District Court
Document Type: Petition for Naturalization
Witness #1: George W Frongello
Witness #2: Margaret Lombardi

Oath of Allegiance: 20 May 1929

Source: "The National Archives," database and images, Fold3.com. (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 10 Aug 2014); Oath of Allegiance; http://www.fold3.com/image/35468034/. 

17 August 2014

Declaration of Intention: Ciriaco Pizzano, 1925

Declaration of Intention: 1925

Source: "The National Archives," database and images, Fold3.com. (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 10 Aug 2014); Petitions and Records of Naturalizations of the U.S. District and Circuit Courts of the District of Massachusetts, 1906-1929; Series: M1368; Roll: 296. Declaration of Intention No. 176322; http://www.fold3.com/image/35478179/;

Name: Ciriaco Pizzano
Date of Birth: 17 Apr 1898
Birthplace: Torre Le Nocelle
Event Date: 7 Oct 1925
Residence: 343 Vale St Chelsea
Immigration Year: September 1923
Vessel: Colembe
Home Country: Italy
Court: U.S. District Court
Document Type: Declaration of Intention

16 August 2014

Naturalization of Ciriaco Pizzano, 1929

Naturalization Index Card: 1929

Source:  "The National Archives," database and images, Fold3.com. (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 14 Aug 2014); Naturalization of Ciriaco Pizzano; Publication Number: M1545;
Publication Number: M1545
Publication Title: Index to Petitions and Records of Nationalizations of the U.S. and District Courts for the District of Massachusetts, 1907-1966
Publisher: NARA
National Archives Catalog ID: 595176
National Archives Catalog Title: Petitions and Records of Naturalization, compiled 12/1790 - 02/1970
Record Group: 21
State: Massachusetts
Short Description: NARA M1545. Index to naturalization petitions and records for the District of Massachusetts, within the U.S. District Court, 1906-1966, and the U.S. Circuit Court, 1906-1911.
Roll: 092
Admission Year: 1929

Immigrant Full Name: PIZZANO Ciriaco
Age: 31
Petition No. 114445
Date of Admission May 20th 1929
Declaration of Intention No. 176322
Issued By: U.S. Dist. Court of Boston, Mass. on the 7th day of October 1925
Certificate No. 2941841