Carmello Chiappone

Carmello Chiappone first appears in the Painesville, Ohio, area in 1913.  In America, Carmello Chiappone was known as Carl Chiappone.

Carmello Chiappone, son of Gaetano Chiappone and Angelina Pecoraro, was born on August 29, 1906, at Montemaggiore Belsito, Sicily.  He married Angeline Catalano, daughter of Liborio Catalano and Epifania Pace, about February, 1930 at Cuyahoga County, Ohio.  Carmello died on September 4, 1993, at age 87.

Carmello Chiappone, age 6, immigrated to the United States on April 5, 1913.  He immigrated with his mother, and brothers, Antonio and Francesco.  They were joining Carmello’s father and brother Ignazio in Painesville.  Carmelo Chiappone became a citizen of the United States on June 12, 1933.  Carmelo resided at 381 Sanford Street, Painesville, Lake County, Ohio, when he was naturalized.

Carmello moved to Yucaipa, San Bernardino County, California, sometime before 1964.

The children of Carmello Chiappone and Angeline Catalano are:

1.    Maria Angela Chiappone was born about 1937, at Ohio.