You may or may not remember, back in January I wrote about connecting with the Mauro side of my family in Reggio Calabria, Italy. Today I got a great e-mail from my cousin, Claudia Chirico. She went to the Mauro Family Chapel in the cemetery of Gallina in Reggio Calabria,… Continue reading
I like sharing photos, and just thought I would share some of my favorite pictures. Click on an image to see it full size.
I just received a photo from Elisa Lambrini. As you may recall, her mother Teresa, and Teresa’s sister, Mimma, are my mother’s cousins. This is a picture of the entire family. From the left: Pasquale Chirico, Mimma (Mauro) Chirico, Elisa’s boyfriend Filippo, Elisa Labrini, Giulio Labrini, Aldo Labrini, Davide Labrini,… Continue reading
This has been a great week for me, genealogically speaking. In addition to the relatives I found on the Scocchio side of the family, I’ve connected with relatives in Italy from the Mauro side of the family. In 1973, when I was 17, I went to Italy for a few… Continue reading
My family and I would like to wish everyone a safe and Merry Christmas! There is nothing more important than family. I have been blessed to be born into a very close family. Even though we are spread across the country, there is nothing that any of them would not… Continue reading