|Pasquale "Pat" Robey|
|Birth: ||Mar. 15, 1888|
Provincia di Campobasso
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 1961|
BORN: San Guliana, diPuglia, Italy
FATHER: Juiano Iacurto
MOTHER: Joannina Gambatese
WIFE: Maria Calandra 1893-1971
MARRIED: 1913, Altoona, PA
1. Julius Alfred Robey 1918-1983
2. David Robey 1920-
3. Jane Olga Martucci 1922-
4. Elmer Albert Robey 1924-
5. Gloria Mary Anderson 1926-2011
6. Lucille Julia Gilday-Myotte 1929
7. Dorothy Helen Kalcher 1931
8. Beatrice Josephine McCourt 1935-1985
Pat, whose Italian name was Pasquale Iacurto, was born March 15, 1888 in San Guiliano, di Puglia, Italy and immigrated to Altoona, PA at age 17. His parents were Juliano & Joannina (Gambatese) Iacurto.
He married Mary Calandra about 1913 in Altoona, PA. They had eight children listed above.
He and Mary lived in Altoona where three children were born and moved to Cleveland, OH about 1923 where they had five more children.
He and Mary were living at 916 Evangeline Ave. and had been married about 50 years when he passed away on Oct. 4, 1961 at age 73 from pneumonia after surgery in a hospital at 152nd St. Mary passed away almost 10 years later on Jan. 6, 1971. Both were cremated.
San Guiliano, di Puglia, Italy is located in the region of Molise, Province of Campobasso. It is a very small hilltop village located north east of Campobasso of about 1,200 people. On Oct. 31, 2002 a 5.4 earthquake destroyed most of the structures in the village and killed at least 24 people including 22 children. A 2nd 5.1 quake hit on Nov. 1st. It is not known at this time what the condition of the village is.
1. 1920 CENSUS: Blair Co. PA, 1/1920
ROBEY, Patsy 28, a crane mechanic at a steam railway, Mary 25 and son Julius 1 yr. were living at 2011 9th Ave. in Altoona. It states Pat immigrated to America in 1905 and was naturalized in 1915 and Mary in 1903 and was naturalized in 1915, assume both in Altoona.
2. 1930 CENSUS: Cuyahoga CO, OH, 4/1930
ROBEY, Patrick 41 a merchant, Mary 39, Julius 11, David 10, Jennie 8, Anna 6 (wrong, it was son Elmer 6), Gloria 4 & Lucy 10 months were living at 15808 St. Clair Ave, Cleveland. Pat & Mary born in Italy, Julius, David & Jennie b. in PA, rest of children born in OH.
Maria Calandra Robey (1893 - 1971)
Julius Alfred Robey (1918 - 1983)*
Gloria Mary Robey Anderson (1926 - 2011)*
Beatrice Josephine Robey McCourt (1935 - 1985)*
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
Record added: Apr 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109615481