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John Viano
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Birth: May 2, 1885
San Sebastiano da Po
Cittą Metropolitana di Torino
Piemonte, Italy
Death: Nov. 2, 1960
San Mateo County
California, USA

Passenger lists, WWI and WWII draft registrations corroborate the relationship of the Viano brothers who were born at San Sebastiano da Po, Torino, Piemonte, Italia, and the name of their father, Luigi Viano. Their mother's name, Maria Francesca Pracca, was found in a family tree published at

1. Giovanni (John) Viano, b. 2 May 1885, d. 2 Nov 1960, burial at Italian Cemetery, Colma, California. In various census records Giovanni was either listed as single, divorced, or married. The name of his wife was not found in any of those records.

2. Gaspare (Gasper) Domenico Viano, b. 21 Mar 1891, d. 17 Apr 1974, Burlingame, San Mateo, California, burial at Skylawn Memorial Park, San Mateo, California. Gaspare was survived by his wife Mary Viano who died in Dec 1974. Wife Mary is also buried at Skylawn Memorial Park.

3. Carlo (Charles Viano, b. 28 Jun 1893, d. 11 Mar 1937 Menlo Park, San Mateo Co, California, burial at Italian Cemetery, Colma. Carlo was survived by his wife Josephine (maiden name spelled Ostellin on California death index), d.1988, and son Louis George Viano, d. 1982. Burial locations for Joseph and Louise are unknown.

Other brothers identified in an Ancestry family tree include Giuseppe (Joseph) and Tomaso (Thomas). It is unclear if Giuseppe and Tomaso immigrated to the US. It appears the parents did not immigrate. 
Italian Cemetery
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: 99 #47
Maintained by: Searchers #47207034
Originally Created by: Retaggio
Record added: Nov 16, 2009
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John Viano
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John Viano
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- Searchers #47207034
 Added: Aug. 10, 2014

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