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Anthony Christiana

Death 28 Apr 1932 (aged 3–4)
Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Gretna, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 103783927 · View Source
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Anthony Christiana and his sister, Madeline Christiana, were fatally injured on the Barataria Road, when an automobile struck the children and their sister, Bessie. Anthony died instantly. Madeline died in Touro Infirmary several hours later. Bessie's condition was reported improved the next day. The driver was held on manslaughter charges.

Son of Paulina Gennaro and Joseph Christiana; brother of Bessie, Bonnie and the late Madeline Christiana; aged 4 years, 8 months; a native and resident of Marrero, La.

Joint funeral services were held on April 30, 1932 from the late residence at Willow Springs road and Lafitte Highway, near Marrero, with services at the Marrero Catholic church. Interment was in Hook and Ladder cemetery.

Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Saturday, April 30, 1932, Page(s): 2 & 3.

Louisiana, Statewide Death Index, 1900-1949; Parish: Jefferson; Volume: 17; Certificate Number: 06532.
Anthony and Lena Christiana [who died April 28, 1932 and were interred in Hook and Ladder cemetery on April 30, 1932], son and daughter of Paulina Gennaro and Joseph Christiana, brother and sister of Bessie and Bennie Christiana...Remains will be removed from vaults in Hook and Ladder cemetery in Gretna, La., to family plot in McDonoghville cemetery on Monday, August 14, 1933.

Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Monday, August 14, 1933, Page: 2

Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Tuesday, August 15, 1933, Page: 27

Gravesite Details Year of Birth is Approximate from Obituary and is used as a Guide Only!




  • Created by: Linda Dodson Robin
  • Added: 19 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103783927
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anthony Christiana (1928–28 Apr 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103783927, citing McDonoghville Cemetery, Gretna, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Linda Dodson Robin (contributor 47847553) .