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 Francesca <I>Armosino</I> Garibaldi

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Francesca Armosino Garibaldi

Birth
Piemonte, Italy
Death 15 Jul 1923 (aged 77)
Burial Provincia di Sassari, Sardegna, Italy
Memorial ID 94857873 View Source
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Francesca was of a noble Armenian descent and her family had migrated from Russian to Italy under religious prosecution of Christians by the Turks. She was born in providence of Piedmont in Italy. By the time she was age twenty, she moved to the Island of Caprera to became the nurse maid for the children of Stephen and Teresita Canzio. The children's grandfather was Freedom Fighter Giuseppe Garibaldi. Garibaldi, who had also lived in Piedmont, had travel to Russia as a young sea captain. Although he was nearly 40 years older than she, Garibaldi and Francesca became lovers. After a 20-year delay, his annulment was granted from his second wife, the Countess Marchesina Raimondi and Garibald married Francesca on January 25, 1880. They had previously had three children together. She was his primary caregiver for the remaining two years of his life.


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  • Created by: Linda Davis
  • Added: 5 Aug 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 94857873
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/94857873/francesca-garibaldi : accessed ), memorial page for Francesca Armosino Garibaldi (18 May 1846–15 Jul 1923), Find a Grave Memorial ID 94857873, citing Garibaldi Family Cemetery - Caprera, Provincia di Sassari, Sardegna, Italy ; Maintained by Linda Davis (contributor 46609907) .