Lisa, I have spoken to my grandfather and he says, no irene in his immediate family.If this helps at all: My Pistey Relatives: Ellen(my gr. grand mother) ( i had name wrong) Sisters:Mary, Julia Brother:Peter Possibly emigrated from Gromos, Slovakia. I have been searching other sites, and in Soc. Sec. death index, shows many Pisteys in Connecticut area, many born around the same time as Irene.Other family members are asking around for other info, I'll keep you posted.