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The Fontanas of Popoli and Pescara, Italy Updated March 25, 2008
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Amadeo Fontana came from Popoli, Italy and found my grandmother Anna Zibroski in the bronx of New York.Two sons were born, Ernesto, and Andrea. Ernest lives in Salt Lake City with half his family within five miles of his home. The other children are in Idaho. Ernests wife Helen Douton of West Hartford, Conn. passed away four years ago. Andrea Fontana resided in Montana with his wife Doris until health reasons sent them to Sacramento California, Both have passed on with Andrea never having any children of his own.Ernest had three sons and three daughters. Now there is a multitude of grandchildren and great grandchildren. I am David, number five of the six children of Helen and Ernest. I have three sons, the youngest now seventeen and a junior in high school. I have two grandchildren, all of us live within five miles of each other.