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Joseph Edward ALFANO[1]
Male 1917 - 1998

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  • Alt. Birth  1916  , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Birth  10 Apr 1917  Saint Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender  Male 
    Address  Joseph ALFANO 
    Address:
    17253 Reed St.
    Fontana, CA 92335 
    1920 Census  23 Jan 1920  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1) ┘Cb┘DJoseph Alfano┘C/b┘D, head, owns home w/ a mortgage, male, white, 40, married, immigrated 1906, alien, cannot read or write, born in Italy, mother tongue Italian, parents born in Italy, mother tongue Italian, speaks English, butcher, own shop, works on own account

      2) ┘Cb┘DVincenza Alfano┘C/b┘D, wife, female, white, 34, married, immigrated 1908, alien, cannot read, write or speak English, born in Italy, mother tongue Italian, parents born in Italy, mother tongue Italian

      3) ┘Cb┘DFrank [sic] Alfano┘C/b┘D, son [sic], male, white, 11, single, attends school, reads writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      4) ┘Cb┘DRosa Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, 9, single, attends school, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      5) ┘Cb┘DMary Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, 7, single, attends school, born in Missouri [sic], parents born in Italy

      6) ┘Cb┘DJennie Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, 5, single, attends school, born in Missouri [sic], parents born in Italy

      7) ┘Cb┘DJoe Alfano┘C/b┘D, son, male, 3, single, born in Missouri
    Residence  23 Jan 1920  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    561 South Clinton Avenue 
    1930 Census  18 Apr 1930  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) ┘Cb┘DJoe Alfano┘C/b┘D, head, owns, value of home $3170(?), no radio set, male, white, 51, married, married at age 24, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Italy, parents born in Italy, native tongue Italian, immigrated in 1905 [sic], naturalized, proprietor of a butcher shop, owner, at work yesterday, not a veteran

      2) ┘Cb┘DVincenzina Alfano┘C/b┘D, wife, female, white, 44, married, married at age 16, cannot read or write, born in Italy, parents born in Italy, native tongue Italian, immigrated in 1907, naturalized, speaks English

      3) ┘Cb┘DRose Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, white, 19, single, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      4) ┘Cb┘DMary Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, white, 17, single, attends school, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Italy, parents born in Italy, native tongue Italian, immigrated in 1914, naturalized

      5) ┘Cb┘DJennie Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, white, 15, single, attends school, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      6) ┘Cb┘DJoseph Alfano, Jr.┘C/b┘D, son, male, white, 13, single, attends school, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy
    Residence  18 Apr 1930  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    561 South Clinton Avenue 
    Military Service  8 Dec 1940 to 20 Sep 1941 
    World War II 
    Physical Description  27 Jan 1941  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    67" (5 foot 7 inches) and 129 pounds 
    Education  27 Jan 1941  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Military Service  27 Jan 1941  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    as a Private in the Army 
    • Branch: Medical Department - For Enlisted Men of the Medical Department (includes Enlisted Men of the Medical Department on Duty with the Dental Corps)

      Branch Code: Medical Department - For Enlisted Men of the Medical Department (includes Enlisted Men of the Medical Department on Duty with the Dental Corps) or Army Nurse Corps

      Grade: Sergeant

      Grade Code: Sergeant

      Component: National Guard (Officers, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)

      Source: National Guard

      Education: 1 year of high school

      Civil Occupation: Stock clerks

      Married

      Height: 67"

      Weight: 129
    Occupation  27 Jan 1941  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    stock clerk 
    Residence  27 Jan 1941  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence  8 Oct 1943  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    104 Division Street 
    Residence  22 Dec 1946  Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    104 Division Street 
    Social Security Number  Bef 1951  , , New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    153-09-1692 
    Unemployed  21 Mar 1958  Hawthorne, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence  21 Mar 1958  Hawthorne, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    5144 West 125th Street 
    Residence  16 Jul 1963  , , California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence  6 Jul 1995  Fontana, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Last Residence  Jan 1998  Fontana, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried  Jan 1998  Riverside, Riverside, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died  23 Jan 1998  Fontana, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Cemetery  2 Feb 1998  Riverside, Riverside, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Riverside National Cemetery 
    • Plot 48, 0, 4729
    Name  Joe Alfano  [2, 11
    Name  Joseph Alfano  [5, 6, 12
    Name  Joseph Alfano  [9
    Name  Joseph C. Alfano  [4
    Name  Joseph E. Alfano  [3
    Name  Joseph Edward Alfano  [12
    Occupation  butcher 
    Phone  714-823-9682 
    Person ID  I30  First Family Tree
    Last Modified  10 Aug 2016 
     
    Father  Giuseppe ALFANO,   b. 16 Apr 1879, Casteltermini, Girgenti, Sicily, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1963, Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Vincenza BUTTICE,   b. 30 Sep 1886, Casteltermini, Girgenti, Sicily, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1971, Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F9  Group Sheet
     
    Family 1  Lorraine Diana FRASCELLA,   b. Abt 1918, Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  Bef 27 Jan 1941  [3
    Divorced  Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified  20 Mar 2009 
    Family ID  F134  Group Sheet
     
    Family 2  Filomenia,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  12 Apr 1960  [12
    • This date may be incorrect per letter dated 21 Mar 1958 from Phyllis with a return address of Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Alfano. [8]
    Last Modified  16 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F277  Group Sheet
     
    Family 3  Joan Shirley TOPOLESKI,   b. 20 Jan 1931, Racine, Racine, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 2001, Fontana, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Mar 1963 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified  08 Aug 2006 
    Family ID  F135  Group Sheet
     
  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 1916 - , , Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 10 Apr 1917 - Saint Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 Census - 23 Jan 1920 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 561 South Clinton Avenue - 23 Jan 1920 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 Census - 18 Apr 1930 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 561 South Clinton Avenue - 18 Apr 1930 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhysical Description - 67" (5 foot 7 inches) and 129 pounds - 27 Jan 1941 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 27 Jan 1941 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - as a Private in the Army - 27 Jan 1941 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - stock clerk - 27 Jan 1941 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 Jan 1941 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 104 Division Street - 8 Oct 1943 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 104 Division Street - 22 Dec 1946 - Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSocial Security Number - 153-09-1692 - Bef 1951 - , , New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsUnemployed - 21 Mar 1958 - Hawthorne, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5144 West 125th Street - 21 Mar 1958 - Hawthorne, Los Angeles, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 16 Jul 1963 - , , California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jul 1995 - Fontana, San Bernardino, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLast Residence - Jan 1998 - Fontana, San Bernardino, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jan 1998 - Fontana, San Bernardino, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Alfano, Giuseppe (Joseph) household - 1920 Census (lines 18-24)
    Alfano, Giuseppe (Joseph) household - 1920 Census (lines 18-24)
    Note that daughter, Francis, is listed as son, Frank.
    Alfano, Giuseppe (Joe) household - 1930 Census (lines 82-87)
    Alfano, Giuseppe (Joe) household - 1930 Census (lines 82-87)
     
  • Notes 
    • Army - Fort Bragg
      (from Jay -- 9/20/41 enlistment record WWII in the 1940s)

      Rosemary says: He worked as butcher w/ his dad then moved to CA; worked in a men's store; dressed "natty."

      Jay says: He worked in upstate NY for a time, was a butcher in CA, worked for Howard Hughes until it was found out he had falsified his employment application.

     
  • Sources 
    1. [S78] Findagrave.com, Joseph Edward Alfano, Pvt., U.S. Army, b. 10 Apr 1917, d. 23 Jan 1998, Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Riverside, California (Reliability: 3), 20 Mar 2009.

    2. [S197] 1920 USA Census, (Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.), Joseph Alfano household, ED 79, SD 4, sheet 11A, lines 18-24, 561 South Clinton Avenue, dwelling 142, family 186 (Reliability: 3), 29 Feb 2008.
      1) ┘Cb┘DJoseph Alfano┘C/b┘D, head, owns home w/ a mortgage, male, white, 40, married, immigrated 1906, alien, cannot read or write, born in Italy, mother tongue Italian, parents born in Italy, mother tongue Italian, speaks English, butcher, own shop, works on own account

      2) ┘Cb┘DVincenza Alfano┘C/b┘D, wife, female, white, 34, married, immigrated 1908, alien, cannot read, write or speak English, born in Italy, mother tongue Italian, parents born in Italy, mother tongue Italian

      3) ┘Cb┘DFrank [sic] Alfano┘C/b┘D, son [sic], male, white, 11, single, attends school, reads writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      4) ┘Cb┘DRosa Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, 9, single, attends school, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      5) ┘Cb┘DMary Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, 7, single, attends school, born in Missouri [sic], parents born in Italy

      6) ┘Cb┘DJennie Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, 5, single, attends school, born in Missouri [sic], parents born in Italy

      7) ┘Cb┘DJoe Alfano┘C/b┘D, son, male, 3, single, born in Missouri

    3. [S446] WWII Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, (National Archives and Records Administration. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, 1938-1946 [Archival Database]; World War II Army Enlistment Records; Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.), Joseph E. Alfano, b. 1916 in Missouri, Residence: Mercer County, New Jersey (Reliability: 3), 20 Mar 2009.

    4. [S50] SSDI, (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.), Joseph C. Alfano, 153-09-1692, b. 10 Apr 1917, d. 23 Jan 1998 (Reliability: 3), 23 Jun 2007.

    5. [S88] 1930 USA Census, (Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.), Joe Alfano household, ED 11-36, SD 9, sheet 28B, lines 82-87, 561 South Clinton Avenue, dwelling 391, family 423 (Reliability: 3), 2 Mar 2008.
      1) ┘Cb┘DJoe Alfano┘C/b┘D, head, owns, value of home $3170(?), no radio set, male, white, 51, married, married at age 24, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Italy, parents born in Italy, native tongue Italian, immigrated in 1905 [sic], naturalized, proprietor of a butcher shop, owner, at work yesterday, not a veteran

      2) ┘Cb┘DVincenzina Alfano┘C/b┘D, wife, female, white, 44, married, married at age 16, cannot read or write, born in Italy, parents born in Italy, native tongue Italian, immigrated in 1907, naturalized, speaks English

      3) ┘Cb┘DRose Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, white, 19, single, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      4) ┘Cb┘DMary Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, white, 17, single, attends school, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Italy, parents born in Italy, native tongue Italian, immigrated in 1914, naturalized

      5) ┘Cb┘DJennie Alfano┘C/b┘D, daughter, female, white, 15, single, attends school, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

      6) ┘Cb┘DJoseph Alfano, Jr.┘C/b┘D, son, male, white, 13, single, attends school, reads, writes & speaks English, born in Missouri, parents born in Italy

    6. [S226] Newspaper Article, Trenton Evening Times; 8 Oct 1943; Strayed, Lost, Found Section; page 24 (Reliability: 3), 29 Nov 2011.
      Lost -- No. 2 and No. 3 rationing books. Return Joseph Alfano, Jr., and Lorrain Diana Alfano. 104 Division St.

    7. [S226] Newspaper Article, Trenton Evening Times; 22 Dec 1946; Society; Part Three; page 6 (Reliability: 3), 29 Nov 2011.
      Johanna Alfano, who was three years old recently. Johanna is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Alfano Jr. of 104 Division Street and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Alfano of 561 South Clinton Avenue and Mr. and Mrs. Alesio Frascella of 224 Elmer Street.

    8. [S294] Correspondence, Phyllis Alfano, (Hawthorne, California, 21 Mar 1958).

    9. [S260] Obituary, Joseph Alfano; Trenton Evening Times; 16 Jul 1963; page 4 (Reliability: 3), 25 Oct 2011.
      Joseph Alfano, 84, of 561 South Clinton Avenue, died today after a long illness.

      Born in Italy, he lived in Trenton since 1905 [sic] and had operated a meat market at his home for 50 years. He was a member of the St. Cologero and the New Casteltermini Societies.

      Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Jean Buttice Alfano; a son, Joseph of California; four daughters, Mrs. Emil Sulzman [sic] of Pittsburgh, Pa., Mrs. Charles Schliecher of Easton, Pa., Mrs. Caesar Marchesano of Lansdowne, Pa., and Mrs. James Giglio of Trenton; a sister, Mrs. Agostino Buttice of St. Louis, Mo.; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

      The funeral will be held Friday at 8 a.m. from the Gruerio Funeral Home, 311 Chestnut Avenue. Requiem high mass will be celebrated at 9 in St. Joachim's Church and interment will be in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m.

    10. [S516] Obituary, Rose Schleicher; The Morning Call; Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania; Published: 17 Jul 1995 (Reliability: 3), 4 May 2013.
      Rose Schleicher, 84, Eastor [Easton] Hairdresser

      Rose Schleicher, 84, of 3220 Gum Ter., Sarasota, Fla., formerly of Easton, died July 6 in Sarasota Hospital. She was the wife of Charles E. Schleicher for 52 years. She was a self-employed hairdresser in Easton and Wilson before retiring in 1986. Born in St. Louis, Mo., she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Jean Alfano. Survivors: Husband; brother Joseph of Fontana, Calif.; sisters, Frances Salzman of Maple Shade, N.J., and Jean Marchesano of Sarasota; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

    11. [S294] Correspondence, Phyllis Alfano, (Hawthorne, California, 21 Mar 1958), Congratulations card on the birth of Moore, Living 1958 [Child 4] (Reliability: 3), 16 Feb 2008.

    12. [S99] ALFANO, Jay, (23 Jan 2002).

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