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Joseph Brenna
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1877
Potenza
Basilicata, Italy
Death: Aug. 31, 1962
Fordham
Bronx County
New York, USA

Joseph Brenna was born in San Fele, Italy in December, 1877. He emigrated to the United States with his wife Angelina Pierri Brenna and infant son, Frank on May 8, 1901 from Naples, Italy aboard the S.S Maritta. Residing in the Bronx, New York, He and his wife Angelina raised 7 children while working for the New York Transit Authority as a train conductor. After his retirement, he resided in Bronx county. One of Joseph's passions was to watch wrestling every week on TV. He died of natural causes on August 31, 1962. Joseph was cremated and his ashes were interred by family members at the Woodlawn plot of his wife. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Angelina Pierri Brenna (1878 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Marie Brenna Gurrieri*
  Frank Brenna (1900 - 1957)*
  Rose Brenna Fagella (1905 - 1983)*
  Mildred Brenna Scalone (1907 - 1986)*
  Joseph Brenna (1911 - 1986)*
  Victor Brenna (1914 - 1995)*
  Nicholas Brenna (1919 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
Plot: Violet, Range 22 Grave 17
 
Created by: Victor Scalone
Record added: Nov 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8121656
Joseph Brenna
Added by: Victor Scalone
 
Joseph Brenna
Added by: Victor Scalone
 
Joseph Brenna
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- Angel of Flowers
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- Son_of_Italy
 Added: Jun. 18, 2015
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