Imagines Maiorum - Ancestors from Campania

Foca

Patriarchs Carlo and Giovanni Foca were both foundings born in Avellino around 1825, and both were craftsmen, so it is possible they were brothers or even twins.
 
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Carlo Foca
Born: c.1826 figlio dello stato, Avellino
Married: Teresa Gengaro 22.11.1848, Atripalda
Children: Vincenzo b.1849, Mariano b.1851, Carmela b.1853, Consiglia/Maria b.1855, Pasquale b.1857, Alfonso b.1860, Concetta b.1862, Daniele b.1866, Rosaria b.1868
Occupation: Falegname
V-CHILDREN OF CARLO FOCA AND TERESA GENGARO
Vincenzo Foca
Born: 19.09.1849 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Mariano Foca
Born: 23.07.1851 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Died: 07.09.1852, Atripalda
Carmela Foca
Born: 16.07.1853 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Married: Pasquale Maffeo 11.08.1887, Atripalda
Children: Nicola b.1889
Occupation: Casalinga
Consiglia Foca
Born: 02.09.1855 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro               
Maria Foca
Born: 02.09.1855 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Married: Lorenzo Tarantino 16.07.1892, Atripalda
Occupation: Filatrice
Pasquale Foca
Born: 16.11.1857 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Married: Adelaide Forte 1888, Lapio
Children: Nicola b.1897
Occupation: Falegname, possidente
Alfonso Foca
Born: 14.05.1860 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Married: Maria Rosina Angela Compare 04.11.1886, Atripalda
Children: Carlo b.1888, Teresa b.1889, Antonio b.1891, Immacolata b.1892, Olindo b.1894, Cruesta b.1897, Alfredo b.1899, Americo b.1903
Died: c.1935
Occupation: Industriante, dye house helper (1920)
Residence:  1920, 271 Madison Ave., Paterson, NJ
1930, 189 East 25th St., Paterson, NJ, owner
Immigrated: c.1901
Concetta Foca
Born: 23.11.1862 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Died: 11.05.1863, Atripalda
Daniele Foca
Born: 05.03.1866 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Rosaria Foca
Born: 01.10.1868 to Carlo Foca and Teresa Gengaro
Died: 02.05.1877, Atripalda
Occupation: Discepola
IV-CHILDREN OF ALFONSO FOCA AND MARIA COMPARE
Carlo Foca
Born: 14.01.1888 to Alfonso Foca and Maria Angela Compare
Married: Josephine (b.1886, Italy)
Children: Rose b.1904, Alfonse b.1908, Richard b.1912, Henry b.1914, Carlo b.1922
Died: 12.1973, Pompton Lakes, NJ
Occupation: Prudential Life insurance agent (1917-1942)
Residence: 1917-1920, 146 Warren St., Paterson, NJ
1930, 113 East 3rd St., Clifton, NJ, owner
1940, 308 Knickerbocker Ave., Paterson, NJ
1942, 14-25 Fairlawn Ave., Fair Lawn, NJ
Immigrated: 22.10.1902, NGI Lombardia, Napoli-New York
Teresa Foca
Born: 05.07.1889 to Alfonso Foca and Maria Angela Compare
Immigrated: 16.04.1903, NGI Marco Minghetti, Napoli-New York
Antonio Foca
Born: 25.01.1891 to Alfonso Foca and Maria Angela Compare
Died: 25.01.1891, Atripalda            (20 ore)
Maria Immacolata Foca
Born: 08.12.1892 to Alfonso Foca and Maria Angela Compare
Died: 28.01.1893, Atripalda
Olindo Silvia Foca
Born: 14.05.1894 to Alfonso Foca and Maria Angela Compare
Married: Maria b.1900, Italy
Children: Eugenia b.1930
Occupation: Brass polisher (1940)
Residence: 1910, South Ave., Paterson, NJ
1920, 271 Madison Ave., Paterson, NJ
1930, 189 East 25th St., Paterson, NJ
1940, 1615 66th St., Brooklyn, NY
Immigrated: 16.04.1903, NGI Marco Minghetti, Napoli-New York
Note: Silvia Foca was certainly a son of Alfonso Foca, and is well attested in US census records, but I am not completely certain if he should be identified as one the same with Olindo Foca. The census suggest a birth date of around 1896.
Cruesta Ernestine Foca
Born: 18.04.1897 to Alfonso Foca and Maria Rosina Angela Compare
Married: Michael Zicarelli (b.1893, Italy)
Children: Marie b.1916, Mildred b.1919
Died: 10.1984, Paterson, NJ
Immigrated: 16.04.1903, NGI Marco Minghetti, Napoli-New York
Alfredo Foca
Born: 16.04.1899 to Alfonso Foco and Maria Rosina Angela Compare
Immigrated: 16.04.1903, NGI Marco Minghetti, Napoli-New York
Americus C. Foca
Born: 14.11.1903, NJ
Married: Margarite Russell (b.1912 to John Russell and Minnie ?, Va, d.2004)
Children: Joan b.1936, Alfred b.1938
Died: 06.02.1970, Norfolk,  Va
Occupation: Navy yard burner (1940)
Residence: 1920, 271 Madison Ave., Paterson, NJ
1930, 189 East 25th St., Paterson, NJ
Minnie Foca
Born: c.1906, NJ
Residence: 1920, 271 Madison Ave., Paterson, NJ
IV-CHILDREN OF PASQUALE FOCA AND ADELAIDE FORTE
Nicola Foca
Born: 31.03.1897 to Pasquale Foca and Adelaide Forte
Married: Edith Mamo 03.11.1925, Genova
III-CHILDREN OF CARLO FOCA
               
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Giovanni Foca
Born: c.1825 figlio dello stato, Avellino
Married: Clorinda Losco 10.01.1852, Atripalda
Children: Vincenzo b.1852, Michelina b.1855, Sabino b.1858, Sabino b.1860, Michelina b.1862, Luigi b.1865, Maria b.1867, Giuseppa b.1871
Occupation: Fabbricatore
V-CHILDREN OF GIOVANNI FOCA AND CLORINDA LOSCO
Vincenzo Foca
Born: 07.11.1852 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco
Married: Concetta del Giudice 19.06.1879, Atripalda
Children: Clorinda b.1879, Clorinda b.1881, Giovanni b.1883, Clorinda b.1885, Angelo b.1886, Carmine b.1887, Angelo b.1888, Antonia b.1889, Pasqualina b.1891, Camilla b.1895, Arturo b.1896
Occupation: Muratore
Michelina Foca
Born: 07.05.1855 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco
Died: 29.07.1857, Atripalda
Sabino Foca
Born: 26.05.1858 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco di Giuseppantonio
Died: 28.03.1859, Atripalda
Sabino Foca
Born: 12.04.1860 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco
Died: 11.01.1864, Atripalda
Michelina Foca
Born: 05.07.1862 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco
Married: Ciro Spina 12.05.1880, Atripalda
Children: Clorinda b.1881, Elisa b.1883, Utilia b.1886, Virginia b.1889
Occupation: Cucitrice
Emigrated: 11.05.1896, Anchor Line Alsatia
Luigi Foca
Born: 03.08.1865 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco
Died: 07.01.1866, Atripalda
Maria Carmela Foca
Born: 15.05.1867 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco
Married: Arcangelo Pagano 27.12.1891, Atripalda
Children: Filomena b.1892, Ida b.1893
Giuseppa Foca
Born: 10.02.1871 to Giovanni Foca and Clorinda Losco
Died: 26.11.1878, Atripalda
IV-CHILDREN OF VINCENZO FOCA
Clorinda Foca
Born: 13.07.1879 to Vincenzo Foca and Maria Carmela del Giudice
Died: 20.07.1880, Atripalda
Clorinda Foca
Born: 17.07.1881 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Died: 04.07.1882, Atripalda
Giovanni John Foca
Born: 14.07.1883 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Died: 03.1963, US
Occupation: Barber (1901-1920)
Residence: 1920, 624 189th St., Bronx, NY, boarder
Immigrated: 08.12.1901, Anchor Line Colombia, Napoli-New York
Clorinda Foca
Born: 17.01.1885 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Died: 17.01.1885, Atripalda (7 ore)
Angelo Foca
Born: 09.05.1886 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Died: 21.05.1886, Atripalda
Carmine Foca
Born: 28.07.1887 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Angelo Foca
Born: 25.10.1888 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Antonia Foca
Born: 11.11.1889 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Pasqualina Foca
Born: 05.09.1891 to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Camilla Foca
Born: 31.01.1895 to Vincenzo Foca and Maria Carmela del Giudice
Died: 18.02.1895, Atripalda
Sabina Foca
Born: 03.10.1895 senza vita to Vincenzo Foca and Concetta del Giudice
Arturo Foca
Born: 09.11.1896 to Vincenzo Foca and Maria Carmela del Giudice
 
*had children, see husband’s surname entry