Our great granfather was Michael Ciampoli from Chieti/Pescara
Our grandfather, Gianinno Silvestro Ciampoli was born in Pescara
March 1890 and died in 1940. He was a tailor
I know he had at least one brother named Vincenzo
Our grandmother was Benedetta Gutillo
She was born in Casteldaccia, Sicily in 1890 and died in 1977
Her father name was Guiseppe Gutillo.
She had brothers Anthony and Joseph and sisters May, Frances,and
Our father was born in Jacksonville, Fla.in 1912 and died in 1990. He had brothers: Michael, Victor, and John. His sisters
were Mary, Margaret, Viola, and Frances (Vincenza)
He married Concetta Improta (Emproto) in 1930
Her father was Pacifico Improta (Emproto) born in 1890
Her mother was Giannina Di Benedetto. They came from Naples.
They had six children: John, Charles Jr, Betty, Louis, Barbara, & JoAnn All born in New York City
The family originally lived in New York and moved to California