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Alfonsina (Fran) Lippi 1903-1982 : I00039

Edited 1 December 2016 Edited 10 December 2016

What people remember

While many stories about Aunt Fran indicate that she was not an easy woman to get along with, some family members have good memories of her.

Her Godson Tommy Mancinelli (grandson of Aunt Dot and Joe Mancinelli) remembers her as kind and attentive. When […]

Reprobates Renegades Rebels

Detail. Georges de La Tour, The Fortune Teller. Click to see the entire painting at Wikipedia.

Benjamin Tuttle (1629-1676) murdered his sister Sarah with an axe. The Tuttle family was socially prominent, but plagued by mental illness and violence. See the Tuttle family wikipage.

Carlo Lippi (1766-1826) killed a political rival outside of the […]

Stella Cilento, Campania, Italy 1875

It took many years and finally the hiring of an excellent Italy-based genealogist before many inconsistencies about my grandfather’s parentage and family could be resolved. And here’s the skinny.

Federico Luigi Stamislao Lippi was born in 1875 to Caterina Gionti, who was not married. In 1878, she gave birth to Luigi Alfonso, still unmarried. Then, […]

WELCOME

Men of the Lippi family, ca 1890, Stella Cilento, Campania, Italy. Lower left is my grandfather, Federico Lippi.

This is the portal page to a genealogical research project located at stellacilento.org. The project is composed of three parts:

1. This portal page, also referred to as front or home; 2. the database itself where […]