Our Genealogy - Person Sheet
Our Genealogy - Person Sheet
NameNicola (Nick) Coluccio , GG Uncle, M
Birth1887, Ligonia near Gioiosa Ionica, Calabria, Italy16
DeathFlorida, U.S.A.
OccupationGeneral Contractor; had a bar & grill on 16th Ave24
FatherDiego (Dan) Coluccio , M (1845-1902)
Birth23 Aug 1895, Gioiosa Ionica, Calabria, Italy16,48
FatherRocco Felice Schirripa , M (1853-1932)
MotherMaria Rosa Marando , F (1856-)
Marriageca 1913, Italy17
ChildrenMarci , F (1914-)
Notes for Nicola (Nick) Coluccio
Came over from Italy with his wife through Ellis Island, New York on the “Europa” on March 26, 1914 at age 26. (had departed Naples, Italy on Mar 13) Height listed as 5’4” and the height of his wife 5’6”. Brother Francesco is listed as a contact at 1462 62nd Street. Lists brother Rocco as closest relative back in Italy at that time.16

As early as 1920 the ‘o’ was dropped from the surname. 1920 census shows the family in Brooklyn at 1553 59th Street. Nick is listed as “Dominick Calucci”, age 32 with wife “Marian” age 23, daughter Mary age 5 and 8 mths, and sons Louis age 3 and 4 mths and Rocco age 1 and 5 mths. Year of immigration is listed as 1914. Occupation “Laborer”.15

1930 census shows the family in Brooklyn at 5414 16th Avenue, occupation “Laborer”. It gives date of immigration as 1906 for Nick and 1913 for his wife, suggesting he came by himself some years earlier than when he arrived with his wife in 1914 on the Europa.17
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