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Alfredo Erminio "Alfred" Calandra
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Birth: May 27, 1875
Provincia di Teramo
Abruzzo, Italy
Death: Jul. 21, 1963
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

BORN: Castilenti, Italy
FATHER: Davide Calandra 1852-1893
MOTHER: Maria Lucia Leone 1852-1908
WIFE: Maria Stefanucci 1878-1918
MARRIED: April 19, 1896, Castilenti
1. Antoinetta Teresa, 1897; Castilenti
2. Franceshina Lauretta, 1899, Castilenti
3. Amelia Grazietta, 1899-1900, Castilenti
4. David O., 1901-1967, Collecorvino
5. Nellie W. 1906, Philadelphia
6. Lucy,1908, Philadelphia
7. Emma, 1912, Philadelphia
8. Evelyn, 1913 bef 1920, Philadelphia
9. Ida, 1915, Philadelphia
10. Nora, 1916, Philadelphia
11. Attilio Calandra 1917-1918 Philadelphia

WIFE: Clementine diAlesso 1887-1979
MARRIED: 1921, Philadelphia, PA
DAUGHTER: Ernestine Calandra 1924

Alfredo Erminio Calandra was born on May 27, 1875 and raised in Castilenti. He was the 2nd of 9 children
of Davide and Lucia Calandra. He had brothers Donato, Aurelio, Adalgiso & Cesare and sisters Cristina & Mary. Siblings Maria and Fioretto died as babies.
He was 20 when he married Maria Stefanucci, she was 19 and was from Penne, on April 19, 1896 in Castilenti, and three children were born there, including a set of twin girls born Feb. 7, 1899, however, one of the girls Amelia died a year later. His last child, Nora, with wife Maria, was born in 1915 when he was 40.
He had been married 22 years when Maria died on Jan. 28, 1918. He was naturalized on April 23, 1915.
Alfred registered for WWI, on Sep. 4, 1918, living at 105 E. Lancaster Ave, Berwyn, PA with son Davis O. He listed his birthday as May 27, 1875 & described himself as tall, with dark hair & dark eyes.
Daughter Nora was living with her brother Davis is Haverford Twp, PA. Assume all other daughters had married by 1930.
Alfred was 88 when he died July 21, 1963 in Philadelphia and is buried at Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA. Clementine died in April 1979 in Philadelphia.
[Just discovered by Jenn O, who took picture of headstone, that there is a son Attilio, added above, that is buried with them. 4/8/13]

1. 1940 CENSUS: Philadelphia Co, PA
CALANDRA, Alfred E. 64, born in Italy, a tailor, was residing alone at 11 N. 29th St, Philadelphia, PA. Lived in the same house in 1935.

2. 1930 CENSUS: Chester Co, PA
CALENDRA, Alfred E. 54, a tailor; wife Clementine [2nd] 42, both born in Italy, and daughter Ermestine 6, born in Penna. were living on Waterloo Ave. in Eastown, PA.

3. 1920 CENSUS: Chester Co, PA
CALANDRA, Alfred E. 44, widow, a tailor, children Mamie 19, Davis O. 18, Nellie W. 13, Lucy 11, Emma 9, Ida 6, and Nora 4y 11m, were living on First Ave. in Easttown, PA. Alfred, Mamie & David were born in Italy and immigrated to America in 1901. All other children were born in PA.

4. 1910 CENSUS: Philadelphis Co, PA
CALANDRA, Alfred 34, a tailor, wife Mary 31, married 13 years, having 6 children, 5 living; Jennette 13, Frances 10, Davis 8, Nellie 3, Lucy 1, were living at 6085 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA. Alfred, Mary, Jennette, Frances & Davis were born in Italy. Nellie & Lucy were born in PA.[12/14/12]
Family links: 
  Marietta Stefanucci Calandra (1878 - 1918)
  Davis O. Calandra (1901 - 1967)*
  Lucy Calandra Stansfield (1909 - 1966)*
  Attilio Calandra (1916 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Arlington Cemetery
Drexel Hill
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Bethany
Maintained by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
Originally Created by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd
Record added: May 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69626548
Alfredo Erminio Alfred Calandra
Added by: Jenn O.
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- Jane Duesler Iafelice
 Added: Dec. 14, 2012

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