MEDFORD ITALIAN-AMERICAN ORAL HISTORY PROJECT: Italian immigration at the turn of the century with the Gange family

July 8, 2019 By Sharon Kennedy

Editor’s Note: The following is the first in a series of oral histories supported by a grant from the Medford Arts Council.In 1892, Anthony and Anita D’Antonio’s maternal great-grandfather, Antonio Gange, left the city of Caltanissetta in Sicily with his wife, Mary Rosina Zito, and several children, to settle in Pennsylvania. He probably worked in the coal or sulphur mines there, but soon moved to the North End of Boston.His son, Adolfo, was 5 [...]

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