Have Louis Lanza b. Sicily d. Sicily married to Nine Gurecio b. Sicily d. Sicily, had 6 children: Joseph Lee Lanza (my husband's grandfather) b. 1892 in Compo Felice, Sicily; Louis Lanza Jr., Salvatore Lanza, Clementina Lanza married a Cangemi; Josephine Lanza married a Coco; and Michelina Lanza.
The sons came to this country in the early 1900's but the girls didn't.The sons settled in the McKees Rocks area of Allegheny County, PA near Pittsburgh.
Joseph moved to Warren, OH and married Edith Gustafson and they had 5 children: Louis L. Lanza, Charles J. Lanza, Lena Lanza/Clark, Samuel E. Lanza and Joseph Lanza Jr.
Louis lived most of this life in Texas, Charles in Warren and Leetonia, OH, Samuel in PA and Oh, Lena in Warren and Leetonia,OH, and Joseph Jr. died as an infant.
There are some cousins in the Pittsburgh area I would love to hear from and make connections with anyone with connections.My father-in-law is Samuel E. Lanza of Warren, OH.