The Quilietti Family

The story of a Scots Italian family

BRATTESANI, Lorenzo 1844

Lorenzo Brattesani was born in the year 1844 in Borgotora.  Here he married Christine Delonge.  They had emigrated to the USA in the late 1870s  after their marriage in Italy.  It seems that the US Authorities had documented their name in the 1900 cencus as Buzzie.

Buffallo, New York was where the family settled


Buffallo, New York - Buzzie at the foot of the page

now Buzzie

now Buzzie in the year 1900

Lorenzo now Lawrence. Â Both he and his wife born 1845. Â Daughter Mary was born in New York 1876 with other siblings following on. Theresa, Joseph, Nellie, John and Charles were all still single and living with their parents at this time

Buffalo, New York circa 1905

Buzzie family at the top

Another snapshot in time c 1905

1920 Lorenzo has now retired

Main Street, Buffalo



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