My g grandfather Michele Tedesco was born in Palermo, Italy 1837 he, his wife Angela & family came to America & settled in Council Bluffs, IA. They had 8 children: Anna, b. 1869 (My grandmother) - Thomas, b. 1874 - August, b. 1882 - Carl - Cosmo - Lucio - Pearl - Vincent, b.(all unknown). To the best of my knowledge all stayed in the Council Bluffs area except my grandmother Anna who married Giuseppi (Joseph) Cannizzaro and settled first in Manhattan NYC on Cherry St. and then in Brooklyn, NY. Anna died in Brooklyn at her son Joseph's home two days after her 69th birthday, November 22, 1938.