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Anna Brizzolara Basso
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Birth: Jul., 1867
Liguria, Italy
Death: Jul. 11, 1932
Berrien County
Michigan, USA

Anna Brizzolara was born in Neirone, Genova/Genoa. Liguria, Italy in July of 1867. She would immigrate to Chicago where she married Giacomo James "Jack" Basso at the Church of the Assumption November 8, 1885 - she 18 - he 25yrs. They were the parents of Angel -(a son who died at the age of 10 months). Jennie, Louisa Marie, Anthony (Tony), Katherine & Charles Lawrence Basso. In 1897 - James went in search of a town in which to open a produce market - choosing Niles, Berrien Co.,MI. On April 1, 1897 they opened what would become an fixture in Niles until it's closing in 1956. It started as a fruit & vegetable market - evolving into a tobacco, ice cream, candy & hamburger spot named BASSO'S. It was a family-owned affair - being operated by son - Charles & wife-Laverne - after the passing of James in 1944. Anna and James are buried in the family plot at Calvary Cemetery in Niles, MI 
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  Giacomo James Basso (1860 - 1944)
Calvary Cemetery
Berrien County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Basso Plot
Created by: Anita Rodgers
Record added: Jun 27, 2010
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Anna <i>Brizzolara</i> Basso
Added by: Anita Rodgers
Anna <i>Brizzolara</i> Basso
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 Added: Jun. 27, 2010

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 Added: Jun. 27, 2010

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