Ed and Andrea Maglione’s Trip to Italy

Cornelio Family in Scafa Italy

This past May, my cousin Ed Maglione, and his daughter, Andrea, took a 3 week trip to Manoppello and Scafa, Italy, and other European destinations.  Manoppello and the surrounding area is the part of Italy that my father’s side of the family came from.  Another cousin of ours, Silvana Cornelio,… Continue reading

Sandra Jean Lucarelli

Sandra Jean Lucarelli High School Yearbook Photo 1965

While I was researching the family tree I discovered that my father’s cousin, Santini “Sonny” Lucarelli, had 2 children, Santini Jr., and Sandra Jean.  I was able to find quite a bit on information on Santini Jr., I even found his children on Facebook, but I could find absolutely nothing… Continue reading

NJ Trip

Chris Lucarelli, Brian Scocchio, John Lucarelli, Jack Scocchio, Bernadette Scocchio

Diane and I just returned a few days ago from a week up in NJ visiting my brother and sister-in-law.  Last Saturday we drove over to Fleetwood, PA to meet relatives I didn’t know we had until a few years ago from the Lucarelli side of the family.  We drove… Continue reading

More Information From Italy!

Antonio Mauro Mausoleum Marker

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