Nichola Guarnieri

Birth Name Nichola Guarnieri
Gender male
Age at Death 73 years, 10 months, 24 days

Narrative

I did not find Nicola Guarnieri or his father Antonio in the Akron City Directory for 1859, 1868, 1870, 1873/74, 1875/76, 1879/80, 1882/83, 1883/84, 1885, 1885/86, 1886/87, 1887/88, 1888/89.
They are not in the Cleveland City Directory for 1880. They are on the census in South Newburgh. Newburgh was not included in the Cleveland Directory.

Narrative

Probate record of will of Nicola Guarnieri, Probate Court, Cuyahoga County
Docket 131 No. 94111
ancestry says: Estate Files, Docket 131, Case No 94104-94139, 1918

In re Estate of Nicola Guarnieri
filed May 9, 1918
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Handwritten note: "widow, daughters, sons and grandchildren of age sign this paper"
Louisa -X- Guarnieri
Nichola Guarnieri
Victoria Massoni
Jennie Gardella
Anthony Guarniere
James Guarnieri
Louis N Guarnieri
Jennie Rosasco
Victoria Rodeno

They appoint Evan H Hopkins, 9314 Miles Avenue, as administrator
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Nicola Guarnieri, late of the Village of South Newburgh
next of kin:
Louisa Guarnieri, widow, Granger Rd, Maple Hts
Victoria Massoni, daughter, McCracken Road, S. Newburgh
Jennie Gardella, daughter, McCracken Road, S. Newburgh
Nicola Guarnieri, son, 4150 East 104th
Antony Guarnieri, son, Granger Rd, S. Newburgh
James Guarnieri, son, 6700 Madison Avenue
Louis Guarnieri, son, 13705 Cane Avenue
Jennie Rosasco, granddaughter, 1233 East 125th
Victoria Rodino, granddaughter, 1233 East 125th
Vera Rosasco, 16, granddaughter, 1233 East 125th
Helen Rosasco, 14, granddaughter, 1233 East 125th
Humbert Rosasco, 11, grandson, 1233 East 125th

Personal estate consists of about $1500 cash and household goods
Real estate consists of lands in Cleveland, South Newburgh, and Akron, Ohio, the probable value of which will not exceed $60,000

amount of indebtedness not filled in
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In the name of the benevolent father of all, I Nicola Guarnieri, residing on Granger Road, South Newburgh, Ohio, ....

First item: desires all debts to be paid

Second Item: To my wife Louisa I device for the term of her natural life one third of my property known as No. 8915 Broadway, Cleveland, Ohio, and which is now occupied by C A Henderson, also for the term of her natural life one third of my cutain [?] tract of three and three quarters acres of land located on the easterly side of McCracken Road in South Newburgh, Ohio, also one third absolutely of all the rest and residue of all my proberty of all kinds and descriptions. This provision is made to her in lieu of her dower and distributive share in my estate under the laws of Ohio and also in lieu of her years support.

Third item: To my daughters Mary Rosasco, Victoria Masoni, and Jennie Gardilla, I bequeath three thousand dollars ($3000.00) each.

Fourth item: On the death of my wife Louisa, I direct that the property at No 8915 Broadway and the three and three quarters acres on McCracken Road to be sold and the proceeds divided as follows:

If my said wife shall so leave her property that my son Nicola shal not share equally with his brothers in her estate then said proceeds shall be so distributed that my son Nicola shall receive from my estate and my wife's estate an aggregate sum equal to the aggregate sum received by each of his brothers [?] in my estate and my wife's estate, it being my wish that my four sons shall ultimately share equally in all property left by me and my wife. All the rest and residue of my property of all kinds and descriptions I direct and bequeath share and share alike to my four sons, Nicola, Anthony, James and Louis, to them and their heirs and ...? forever.

I hearby nominate and appoint my sons Nicola and Anthony as executors.

Witness my signature this second day of June 1917.
Nicola Guarnieri

Witnesses: E and Francis P Hopkins, 9314 Miles Avenue
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writ served on the within named Vera Rosasco, Helen Rosasco, and Humbert Rosasco, minors, by leaving [a copy] at the usual place of residence of each of them ... and to Redino Rosasco with whome said minors live, the guardian father or mother of said minors not found in my county.

E J Hanratty, Sheriff
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the writ: they were notified that on 30 April 1918 the will was produced in open court and that an application to admit it to probabe will be heard 9 May 1918.

Judge, Deputy Clerk
Probate Court, Cuyahoga County
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filed July 20, 1918
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notice in paper for 3 weeks beginning 12 June 1918
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final account July 13, 1920
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Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth April 20, 1844 Neirone, Genoa, Liguria, Italy   1a 2a
Event Note

Nicholas was born in Neirone, Prov. Di Genova, Italy, a small town outside of Genoa. Surnames from that town also include Rosasco and Schiappacasse.

 

Baptism April 21, 1844 Neirone, Genoa, Liguria, Italy   3a
Event Note

Record [?] birth and baptism (1844)
In the year of our Lord 1844, on 21 of April
in the parish of __, community of Neirone, a boy was presented to the church, born the 20th of April

son of Antonio Guarnieri, son of the late Giovanni, a farmer living in Neirone,

and of Maria Schiappacasse, daughter of Giovanni, a housewife living in Neirone, married [name?] Guarnieri who was baptized [by me Oragrete? the undersigned?]

and was given the name Nicola

godfather: Nicola Lavagnano son of the late Bartolomeo, occupation: "rejogiente"?, living in Cicagna
godmother: Enrica Debarbieri, daughter of Stefano, a housewife, living in Neirone

Archives of the State of Genova, Neirone, Baptisms, 1838 to 1859

Immigration September 18, 1859     1a
Event Note

When he applied for a passport in 1913, Nicholas said he arrived in the US on or about Sep 18, 1859.

Census (Head) June 2, 1880 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 2581 Atwater Street 4a
Event Note

1880 Census 18th Ward, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Series T9, Roll 1008, Page 257C
ED 52, sheet 257C
2 June 1880
at 2581 Atwater Street [became East 49th after 1906]

Guarnieri, Nicholas, 34, born in Italy, parents also, works in iron mill, out of work 1 month this past year
Guarnieri, Jane, 30, born in Italy, parents also, cannot read or write
Guarnieri, Mary, 11, born in Italy, parents also, attended school
Guarnieri, Victory R., 7, born in Italy, parents also, attended school
Guarnieri, Nicholas, 3, born in Ohio, parents in Italy
Guarnieri, Jane, 2 months, born in April, born in Ohio, parents in Italy
Guarnieri, Tony, Father, 51, (age was in parentheses), widowed, born in Italy, parents also, no occupation

Marriage License September 21, 1882 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   5a
Event Note

Compare the signature on this license application with the signature on Nicola Guarnieri's naturalization paper (1884). same person. But there is nothing in the left column that says they were ever married.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Marriage Records and Indexes, 1810-1973
Marriage License, Cuyahoga County
license issued: 21 September 1882

Nicholas Guarnieri, older than 21, and Matilda Carazita, older than 18

 

Naturalization October 9, 1884 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   6a
Event Note

Naturalization
Probate Court, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Nicholas Guarnier, age 40 on April 20, 1884, arrived in the United States October 1860.
Signed Nicola Guarnieri
October 9, 1884

 

Census (Head) June 2, 1900 Newburgh, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   7a
Event Note

1900 Census Newburgh Hamlet, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Series T623, Roll 1251, Pages 155, 156
ED 227, citing sheet 2A, family 33
June 2, 1900
[indexed at familysearch as Guarnierd]

owns the farm free of mortgage. number of farm schedule: 21. (but this farm schedule was destroyed by order of Congress.)

Guarnieri, Nicholas, 54, Apr 1846, married 18 years, born in Italy, parents also, arrived 1873, naturalized, laborer
Guarnieri, Louisia, 50, --- 1850, married 18 years, 4 children, 4 alive, born in Italy, parents also, arrived 1882
[her name looked more like Gorisia on the sheet]
Guarnieri, Nicholas, 22, Aug 1878, born in Ohio, parents in Italy, laborer
Guarnieri, Jennie, 20, Apr 1880, born in Ohio, parents in Italy, domestic
Guarnieri, Tony, 16, Sep 1883, born in Ohio, parents in Italy, farmer
Guarnieri, Jimmie, 7, Sep 1892, born in Ohio, parents in Italy
Guarnieri, John, 13, Apr 1887, born in Ohio, parents in Italy
Guarnieri, Lewis, 8, Apr 1892, born in Ohio, parents in Italy

Census April 29, 1910 South Newburgh, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   8a
Event Note

1910 Census So. Newburgh Township
Series T624, Roll 1165, Page 195, 196
ED 44, sheet 4a, family 85
April 29, 1910
[indexed as Guarnerie]

 

Nicola Guarnieri, 55, married twice, this time for 28 years, born in Italy, parents also, arrived 1870, naturalized, foreman, public park, speaks English
Louisa Guarnieri, 55, 6 children, 4 alive, married twice, this time for 28 years, born in Italy, parents also, arrived 1882, speaks Italian
Antonio Guarnieri, 27, married 1x for 6 years, born in Ohio, parents in Italy, machinist, machine shop
John Guarnieri, 23, single, born in Ohio, parents in Italy, machinist, machine shop
James Guarnieri, 20, born in Ohio, parents in Italy farm laborer, home farm
Lewis Guarnieri, 18, born in Ohio, parents in Italy conductor, electric railroad

 

Passport Application April 23, 1913 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States res: Granger Road 1b
Event Note

Passport Application

State of Ohio, Cuyahoga County
23 April 1913, Common Pleas Court, Cuyahoga County

Nicholas Guarnieri, a naturalized citizen, apply for a passport for myself, accompanied by my wife Luisa Guarnieri

information for Nicholas:
born at Genoa, Italy 20 April 1844
emigrated to US from Genoa, Italy, on or about September 18, 1859
have resided 53 years uninterruptedly, from 1859 to 1913, at Cleveland, Ohio
was naturalized before the Probate Court of Cuyahoga County on October 9, 1884
is retired, lives in the US, permanent residence is Cleveland
intend to return to US within 2 years
swears to uphold the Constitution

sworn 23 April 1913, Common Pleas Court, Cuyahoga County
[signed:] Nicola Guarnieri
[note he signed his name "Nicola"]

description:
69 yrs old, 5' 11", high forehead, noman nose, brown eyes, gray hair, dark complexion, large mouth, square chin, long face

Witness: Victor Bosso, of 1012 Woodland Ave, had known applicant 30 years

Applicant desires passport sent to:
Nicholas Guarnieri, Granger Road, RFD #2, Bedford, Ohio

Arrival (Husband) May 14, 1914 New York, New York, United States   2a 2b
Event Note

New York Passenger Arrival Lists
List of US Citizens
left Genoa 14 May 1914 arrived at New York on 27 May 1914, on board the USS Berlin

Nicola Guarnieri, 70, married, passport 3936, issued Washington DC, 16th or 26th April 1913, destination: his own home, 8815 Broadway, Cleveland
Luigia Guarnieri, 63, married, wife of above, same destination

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They were also listed on this manifest with the immigrants, and then scratched from that list. That information is:
Nicola Guarnieri, 70, merchant, Italian, "claims citizenship of US", born in Neirone, Italy
Luigia Guarnieri, 63, housewife, born in Neirone, Italy
both: last residence: Neirone, Italy, nearest relative in Italy: his brother-in-law, Antonio Gavaguini [?], destination: his family at 8815 Broadway, Cleveland, Ohio

Will June 2, 1917     9a
Event Note

see his narrative notes.

Probate May 9, 1918 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   9a
Event Note

see his narrative notes for the will, etc.

Death March 14, 1918 South Newburgh, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States res: Granger Road 10a
Event Note

Ohio Deaths
at familysearch as Nicholas Gnarnieri

March 14, 1918
Nicholas Guarnieri
at home, Granger Road, South Newburgh
white, male, married, born 1844 in Italy
retired foreman, city parks
parents names not known
informant: Nicholas Guarnieri, Granger Road
buried: Calvary, March 15, 1918

Burial March 15, 1918 Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   10a 11a
Event Note

Id#: 0127931
Name: Guarnieri, Nicholas
Date: March 14, 1918
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #032.
Notes: Guarnieri-Nicholas, beloved husband of Louisa Guarnieri, at his residence, Granger rd., South Newburg. Funeral Friday. Services at St. Anthony's church at 9 a. m.

 

Event Note

 

Headstone:
Guarnieri
Antonio 1817-1898
Nicola 1844-1918
Luigia 1851-1919
Giovanni 1887-1916
James A 1890-1961

findagrave.com Memorial ID 37763442

 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Antonio Guarnieriabout July 17, 1817April 22, 1898
Mother Maria Schiappacasseabout 1820July 25, 1850
    Brother     Giuseppe Guarnieri April 17, 1842 April 18, 1842
         Nichola Guarnieri April 20, 1844 March 14, 1918
    Brother     Giovanni Guarnieri August 4, 1846
    Sister     Luigia Gioconda Sofia Olinta Guarnieri January 22, 1849 October 23, 1850

Families

Family of Nichola Guarnieri and Angela “Jennie” Guarnieri

Married Wife Angela “Jennie” Guarnieri ( b. about 1850 d. January 9, 1882 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage     Y  
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Mary GuarnieriJuly 1869December 7, 1917
Victoria R Guarnieriabout 1873January 11, 1962
Nicholas Charles GuarnieriOctober 11, 1877September 1955
Jennie GuarnieriApril 11, 1880November 9, 1937

Family of Nichola Guarnieri and Luicia Lavagnino

Married Wife Luicia Lavagnino ( b. about 1853 d. March 1919 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1882     8a
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Anthony Albert GuarnieriSeptember 1883January 25, 1941
John B GuarnieriApril 26, 1887July 5, 1916
James A GuarnieriSeptember 8, 1890June 5, 1961
Louis Nicholas GuarnieriApril 13, 1892February 1969

Source References

  1. US Passport Applications
      • Page: Nicholas Guarnieri, Common Pleas Court, Cuyahoga County, 23 April 1913
      • Page: Nicholas Guarnieri, 23 April 1913, in Common Pleas Court, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio
      • Citation:

        "United States Passport Applications, 1795-1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV5Y-GBJW : 16 March 2018), Nicholas Guarnieri, 1913; citing Passport Application, Ohio, United States, source certificate #3936, Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925, 182, NARA microfilm publications M1490 and M1372 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

  2. New York Passenger Lists
      • Page: Nicolas Guarnieri, SS Berlin manifest, ship arrival: May 27, 1914, NYC
      • Citation:

        "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JJ3L-B3K : 16 August 2019), Nicola Guarnieri, 1914.

      • Page: list of US citizens arriving on the USS Berlin, arr 27 May 1914
      • Citation:

        https://www.jewishgen.org/databases/EIDB/engine/gold.html?username=010010013018025012028027001011074052002029014007009093023010029&password=093094080070017009028006029&pid=100468010337&type=manifest

  3. Archives of the State of Genova
      • Page: Neirone, Baptisms, 1844
      • Citation:

        http://dl.antenati.san.beniculturali.it/v/Archivio+di+Stato+di+Genova/Stato+civile+della+restaurazione/Neirone/Nati+battesimi/

  4. National Archives and Records Administration: 1880 United States Census
      • Page: Nicholas Guarnieri, Cleveland, ED 52, sheet 257C
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8M9-53D : accessed 27 Nov 2014), Nicholas Guarnieri, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, 52; citing sheet 257C, film number 1008, NARA microfilm publication T9, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C.; FHL microfilm 1255008.

  5. Ohio County Marriages
      • Page: Guarnieri-Carazita, 21 September 1882, Cuyahoga Co
      • Citation:

        "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZX6-WVN : 26 August 2019), Nicolas Guaruieri and Matilda Carazita, 21 Sep 1882; citing Intended Marriage, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, V 25 p 392, Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society, Columbus; FHL microfilm.

  6. Ohio County Naturalization Records, 1800-1977
      • Page: Nicolas Guarnieri, October 9, 1884, Probate Court, Cuyahoga Co
      • Citation:

        "Ohio, County Naturalization Records, 1800-1977", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QGJ4-M9VH : 13 September 2019), Nichola Guarnieri, 1884.

  7. 1900 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Nicholas Guarnieri, Newburgh Township, ED 227, citing sheet 2A, family 33
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMZ4-BZ7 : accessed 27 Nov 2014), Nicholas Guarnierd, Newburgh Township Newburgh hamlet (part), Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet 2A, family 33, NARA microfilm publication T623, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.; FHL microfilm 1241261.

  8. 1910 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Nicola Guarnerie, South Newburg, Cuyahoga, Ohio, ED 44, sheet 4a, family 85
  9. Ohio, Wills and Probate Records
      • Page: Nicola Guarnieri will, Docket 131, Case No. 94104-94139, 1918, filed May 9, 1918
      • Citation:

        https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=8801&h=15437065&ssrc=pt&tid=70407&pid=25801639858&usePUB=true

  10. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
      • Page: Nicholas Guarnieri, 14 Mar 1918, reference fn 14886
      • Confidence: Very High
      • Citation:

        "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X8VQ-2YL : accessed 27 Nov 2014), Nicholas Gnarnieri, 14 Mar 1918; citing South Newburgh, Cuyahoga, Ohio, reference fn 14886; FHL microfilm 1984345.

  11. findagrave.com
      • Page: Guarnieri, Nichola and others
      • Citation:

        https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/37763442