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Camillo  Fonzi 

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Nicolas Fonzi
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Camillo Fonzi
3/7/1885 - 3/4/1965
Camillo Fonzi was born on March 7, 1885 in Orsogna, Chieti, Italy and died on March 4, 1965 in Revere, Massachusetts. He lived to be 80 years old.

He married Justina Zulli.
Teresa (10/4/1910-7/2/1996)
Domenica (1913)
Nicolas (8/29/1921 - 9/27/1997 Charlotte,NC)-married Hazel
Anthony J. (11/8/1924 -10/15/2003 MA)
Jennie (1/19/1926 - 6/11/1997 MA)
Jean F.
Immigration4/16/1903 Boston MA (Suffolk County) 18 yrs old 
Name: Camillo Fonzi, age: 18, he is Single, work: laborer, Born Italy, region: South, last residence: Ossogna , Departing from: Naples
Final destination: Boston, by who was passage paid: self, Money owed: $16, Will you be joining a relative? No  
Immigration4/29/1914 New York NY  29 yrs old 
Name: Camillo Fonzo, Arrival Date: April 29, 1914, Birth Date: 1885, Birth Location: Chieti, Birth Location Other: Orsogna, Age: 29, Gender: Male, Ethnicity/ Nationality: Italian (South), Closest relative and address: wife Guistina, in Orsogna, Chieti Port of Departure: Naples, Italy, Port of Arrival: New York, New York, Ship Name: Prinzess Irene 
Census1/1/1920 Boston Ward 5 MA (Suffolk County) 34 yrs old 
Stefano G. Trullo 34 Emilia Trullo 31 Sofia Trullo 6 Francesco Trullo 4 Maria A Trullo (2, 6mo) Giovicca Trullo 1 border - Camillo Gonzo 35 border -Alturi Giampsolo 21 border -Giovanni Giampsolo 50

Camillo was born in Italy, He immigrated in 1912, He is Married, His parents were born in Italy, He can not read or write. 
Other1/1/1926 Everett MA  40 yrs old 
Name: Chas and Jennie Fonzi -Address: H10 Parlin , Everett, Massachusetts , City Directory, 1926 
Census4/7/1930 Everett MA (Middlesex County) 45 yrs old 
Camille Fonzi (age 45), Guysina Fonzi (37), Domenica Fonzi (16), Nicoli Fonzi (8), Mary Fonzi (7), Tony Fonzi (5), Jennie Fonzi (3, 5mo). Camille, Guysina and Domenica were born in Italy, other children were born in MA. Camille was 25 and Guysina 17 years old when they married. They own their home and it is valued at $7000. Camille is a laborer in street construction and Domenica is a floor girl at a shoe factory. Camille immigrated in 1902,Guysina and Domenica in 1920.  
Other1/1/1940 Everett MA  54 yrs old 
Name: Chas and Jennie Fonzi, address: 259 Elm St.

Names: Nicholas Fonzi , R (rent), 259 Elm St.
Everett, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1940 
Census4/2/1940 Everett City MA (Middlesex County) 55 yrs old 
259 -Corales Fonzi (age 56) Jenny Fonzi (48), Mary Fonzi (17), Athony Fonzi (15), Jean F Fonzi (13)& Angelina Fonzi (8). Corales and Jenny were born in Italy, others in MA. They own their home, valued at $10,000. They still live in their same home on Elm Street they did in 1930. They do not live on a farm. Corales didn't attend school, Jenny finished 1st grade, Mary and Anthony high school,Jean 7th grade, Angelina 1st grade. Corales is a laborer at the N.E. Coke Co.  
Military1/1/1942 Everett MA (Middlesex County) 56 yrs old 
Name: Camillo Fonzi, Birth Date: March 7, 1885, Birth Place: Ossogna, Italy, Residence: Middlesex, Massachusetts, Race: White, Age: 58 Address: 259 Elm St. Town: Everett Occupation: works a Coke Bottling plant Nearest Relative: Mrs. Jennie Fonzi Height/Build: Color of Eyes/Hair:  
Immigration7/16/1946 Boston MA (Suffolk County) 61 yrs old 
U.S. Naturalization Records -Name: Camillo Fonzi, Age: 61, Birth Date: March 7, 1885, Issue Date: July 16, 1946, State: Massachusetts, Locality, Court: District of Massachusetts, District Court 
Other3/1/1965 MA  80 yrs old 
Social Security Death Index - Name: Camillo Fonzi, Last Residence: Massachusetts, Born: March 7, 1885, Died: March 1965, SSN issued: Massachusetts  

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4 1889 The first calculating machine is invented and uses punch cards
10 1895 Wireless telegraph and the "antenna" are invented but it covers a very short distance.
12 1897 First ship to shore message is sent using an improved form of wireless telegraph
15 1900 The cause of yellow fever is discovered. It is proven that the fever is spread by mosquitoes. This rallies an effort to provide better mosquito control.
15 1900 Freud publishes his book "The Interpretation of Dreams"
16 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
17 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
18 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
19 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
21 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
21 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
21 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
27 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
28 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
29 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
38 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
38 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
39 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
41 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
42 1927 The first television transmission was announced in England
43 1928 Big bang theory was introduced
51 1936 The first regular television broadcast happens in England
53 1938 Hahn, Strassmann, Meitner and Frisch discover nuclear fission
61 1946 The university of Pennsylvania develops the ENIAC computer, containing 18,000 vacuum tubes
62 1947 Researches at Bell Labs invent the first transistor
66 1951 The first color television is introduced in the U.S.
67 1952 The first sex-change surgery was performed to change George Jorgensen into Christine Jorgensen.
72 1957 Sputnik is launched by the Soviets and becomes the first artificial satellite to orbit the earth. It marks the beginning of the great "space race" between the Soviet Union and the U.S.
75 1960 The ruby laser was created by Maiman
77 1962 U.S. astronaut, John Glenn, orbits the earth
80 1965 The first "space walk" was completed by the Soviet Union
23 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
27 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
28 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
32 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
34 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
53 1938 NEWS HEADLINES: Orson Wells' radio production of H.G. Well's War of the Worlds causes a national panic.
54 1939 NEWS HEADLINES: The first regular television broadcast happens in the United States
56 1941 NEWS HEADLINES: December 7, 1941 -- Japan launches a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor and the US officially declares war on Japan the following day. World War II begins for American soldiers.
65 1950 NEWS HEADLINES: On June 25, the Korean War begins and the United Nations officially declaring war on North Korea two days later.
70 1955 NEWS HEADLINES: Rosa Parks refuses to give her seat to a white man on a bus in Montgomery, AL.
75 1960 NEWS HEADLINES: The first birth control pill was approved and made available to the public
78 1963 NEWS HEADLINES: On November 22, President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas by Lee Harvey Oswald.
24 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
25 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
42 1927 Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
44 1929 Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
45 1930 Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
47 1932 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
48 1933 Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected president under his "New Deal" campaign. Frances Perkins becomes the first woman to hold a cabinet post when FDR appoints her secretary of labor. On December 5, the 21st Amendment is added to the Constitution, repealing Prohibition. Drinks for everyone!
49 1934 Farm families must leave the dust bowl-stricken Great Plains areas. The dust bowl includes areas in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada and Arkansas. Radio picks up the "Okie" songs. In all, 400,000 people leave the Great Plains.
49 1934 Congress passes the Indian Reorganization Act which allows remaining Indian tribes to reorganize.
50 1935 Congress passes the Social Security Act, giving elder Americans Social Security money for the first time.
54 1939 Hollywood releases The Wizard of Oz, one of the first films to be made in color.
58 1943 Japanese Americans are relocated to internment camps; Almost 400,000 coal miners go on strike; Race riots break out in Los Angeles and Detroit.
59 1944 On June 6, Allied forces invade Normandy (referred to as "D-Day")
60 1945 President Roosevelt dies; The United Nations is established; the first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima.
69 1954 The nationally televised McCarthy hearings lead to Senator Joseph McCarthy's downfall; Segregation by race in schools is declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court; Congress adds the words "under God" to the Pledge of Allegiance and requires "In God We Trust" to appear on all American currency.
77 1962 The Cuban missile crisis escalates and Americans prepare for a Nuclear War with Fidel Castro in Cuba.
24 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
29 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.
32 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
34 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
35 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.
53 1938 Hitler annexes Anschluss into Germany. At the Munich Conference, Germany is given a portion of Czechoslovakia.
54 1939 Hitler takes over all of Czechoslovakia. On Sept. 1st, Germany invades Poland. On Sept. 3rd, Great Britain and France declare war on Germany. World War II has begun.
60 1945 World War II ends with a Japanese delegation signing instrument of surrender aboard battleship Missouri in Tokyo Bay.
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Justina Zulli
Born on March 14, 1893 and died on an unknown day in November 1963
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Domenica Fonzi
Born in Naples, Italy on November 23, 1913 and died in Coral Springs, Florida on June 24, 2015. She was 101 years old.

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