Joseph "Joe" Colasanti

1906–about 1985 (Age 79)

The Life of Joseph "Joe"

Joseph "Joe" Colasanti was born in 1906, in Italy as the son of Antonio Colasanti and Rema De Palma. He married Nancy Notarangelo on 30 January 1932, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Detroit Ward 19, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died about 1985, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Joseph "Joe" Colasanti
Nancy Notarangelo
Marriage: 30 January 1932
Dolores M. Colasanti
Cecilia Colasanti
Celeste Colasanti
Nancy Ann Colasanti
Rosalind Philomena "Phyliss" Colasanti

Spouse and Children

30 January 1932
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Antonio Colasanti


    Rema De Palma




World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 0

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1909 · The Ford Building

Age 3

The Ford Building was one of the first high-rises to use a steel structural support system. It stands at 23 stories in total height and it held the title as tallest building in Detroit from 1908 until 1913.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Colasanto, a compound of the personal names Cola + Santo .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Colasanti, "United States Census, 1940"

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