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Josephine (Cesidia ) Ferreri Bonicontro
Birth: Dec. 18, 1891
L'Aquila
Abruzzo, Italy
Death: May 14, 1976

Ship Manifest information from Ellis Island.

First Name: Cosidia (Should be Cesidia)
Last Name: Ferreri
Ethnicity: Italy, Italian South
Last Place of Residence: Pescasseroli, Aquila
Date of Departure: August 27, 1907
Date of Arrival: Sep 05, 1907
Age at Arrival: 16y Gender: F
Marital Status: S
Ship of Travel: Konig Albert
Port of Departure: Naples
Manifest Line Number: 0003
**Manifest page shows age as 15.

Traveled with Mother Vincenza and sisters Liberta (Maria) age 17, Gerarda (Mary/Geraldine), age 9.
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Married: 10 Jul 1910
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1976-05-16
Chicago Tribune (IL)

Josephine Bonicontro, loving wife of the late James; dear mother of Jessie Malone, Anthony (Marie), Joseph (Veronica), Rose Peccia, John (Irene) and Mary (James) Wilde; grandmother of 15; great-grandmother of 35. Funeral Monday, 8:30 a.m., from the Galewood Funeral Chapels, 1857 N. Harlem Av., to Our Lady of Pompeii Church. Mass 9:30 a.m. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery.
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CESIDIA (Given name shown on daughter Anna Vincenza's and other children's birth certificates.)

Gender: Feminine
Usage: Italian
Pronounced: ja ZEE dee a

Anglicized version is "Jessie," so that is likely why daughter Vincenza (Anna) was nicknamed Jessie.
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Sister of Liberta Maria Ferreri Marco
Sister of Gerarda Mary Geraldine Ferreri- Malito
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nunzio Ferreri (1856 - 1915)
  Vincenza Neri Ferreri (1866 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  James (Vincenzo) Bonicontro (1882 - 1952)
 
 Children:
  Vincenza Geraldine Bonicontro Malone (1913 - 1999)*
  Anthony Bonicontro (1914 - 1995)*
  Joseph J. Bonicontro (1918 - 1976)*
  Rose Bonicontro Peccia (1919 - 1996)*
  Annunziato Bonicontro (1921 - 1923)*
  John A. Bonicontro (1923 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Maria (Liberta) Ferreri Marco (1890 - 1939)*
  Josephine (Cesidia ) Ferreri Bonicontro (1891 - 1976)
  Mary (Gilarda/Gerarda) Geraldine Ferreri Malito (1900 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Hillside
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Grave 1 Lot 25 Block 17 Section 38
 
Created by: DM
Record added: Dec 20, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10160375
Josephine (Cesidia ) <i>Ferreri</i> Bonicontro
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Josephine (Cesidia ) <i>Ferreri</i> Bonicontro
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Josephine (Cesidia ) <i>Ferreri</i> Bonicontro
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My bisnonna, I love & miss you.
- KA
 Added: Aug. 11, 2011

- Seagull
 Added: Oct. 4, 2007
 
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