Below are the photos of Maria Filomena Peragina and her husband Rocco Tetro. Recently I had received notification from MyHeritage for ‘discovery matches’. In the tree of I. Tetro, Italy, were the pictures of Maria and her husband.
And here is how they are connected to our family tree. (everyone was born in Grumo Appula, Bari, Italy
Vito Luigi Civitano (1803 – 1836) married Isabella Elisabetta D’ Amico (1806 – 1874) (they were my 3x great grandparents) they had daughter
Rosa Civitano ( 1828 – 1891) and she married Giuseppe Peragina ( 1825 – 1896) they had daughter
Maria Filomena who married Rocco Tetro making her my 1st cousin 3x removed and Rocco the husband of my 1c3xr.
According to one family researcher on Ancestry the birth and death years for Maria was 1866 – 1928 Rocco was 1863 and some time after 1829. (this is undocumented)
They were the parents of nine children
Giuseppe Luigi (Joseph) b. 1888 Grumo d. 1969, Westchester, N.Y.
Chiara (Grace) b. 1891 Grumo d. 1920 Bronx, N.Y.
Rosina b. 1893 Grumo d. unknown (Grumo)
Francesco b. 1895 Grumo d. 1927 Grumo
Vito Luigi b. 1897 Grumo d. 1919 N.Y.
Laura b. 1898 Grumo d. unknown
Pietro b. 1901 Grumo d. 1972 Grumo
Donato b. 1902 Grumo – 1990 Grumo
Giovanna Maria b. 1905 Grumo
Angela b. 1907 Grumo d. 1993 N.Y. She married Vito Cascione in Grumo and immigrated in 1960 and became a citizen in 1966.