Domenica, Minnie Pomatto

29 June 1874–30 January 1964 (Age 89)
Piedmont, Italy

The Life of Domenica Minnie

When Domenica, Minnie Pomatto was born on 29 June 1874, in Piedmont, Italy, her father, Joseph Pomatto, was 27 and her mother, Maria Faletti, was 26. She married Domenico Joseph Berta on 3 January 1891. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Coal City, Grundy, Illinois, United States in 1900 and La Salle, LaSalle, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 30 January 1964, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in United States.

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Family Time Line

Domenico Joseph Berta
Domenica, Minnie Pomatto
Marriage: 3 January 1891
Joseph Vincent Berta
William Peter Berta
Frank Steven Berta
Lena Janet Berta
Mary Madeline Berta

Spouse and Children

3 January 1891


    Joseph Vincent Berta


    William Peter Berta


    Frank Steven Berta




Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Pomatto


    Maria Faletti




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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 3

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 24

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Domenica Berto in household of Domenick Berto, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Minnie Berta in household of Domineck Berta, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minnie Berta in household of Dominik Berta, "United States Census, 1910"

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