Amedeo Alegi

1892–1987 (Age 94)

The Life of Amedeo

When Amedeo Alegi was born on 10 May 1892, in Italy, his father, Fortunato Alegi, was 18 and his mother, Ersilia Roscini, was 16. He married Catherine Gleeson on 23 May 1914, in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 13 January 1987, in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amedeo Alegi
Catherine Gleeson
Marriage: 23 May 1914

Spouse & Children

  • Male1892–1987Male

  • Catherine Gleeson


23 May 1914
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Fortunato Alegi


  • Ersilia Roscini




  • Armando Alegi


  • Male1892–1987Male

  • Lavinio Fortunato Alegi


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Age 25

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Italian: variant of Alessi .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Almedes Allegi, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Amedeo Alezi, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Amedes Alegi, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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