Searching for distant cousins. On 23 Jan 1846, Ignazio ALESSI (b. 29 Nov 1825, Palermo) m. Lucia MARCHESE in Sant' Oliva, Palermo. Their children include Enrica (Henrichetta), Francesco Paulo, Luigi, Eduardo, Maria, Guy (Gaetano), Giosue, Vincenza (Vivian), Provvidenza, and Joseph (Giuseppe).
Ignazio is my great great grandfather. His son Joseph (Giuseppe, b. 26 Oct 1871; m. Frances CHENOWETH)immigrated to NYC. Other siblings who immigrated to NY include Henrichetta, Guy, and Vincenza.