VERROCHI, Joseph

VERROCHI, Joseph

Male 1879 - 1966  (87 years)

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  • Name VERROCHI, Joseph  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 18 Aug 1879  Solmona, L'Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8
    Name Giuseppe Verrochi  [9
    Name Joseph Verocki  [10
    Name Joseph Verrocchi  [11
    Died 22 Nov 1966  , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Buried 26 Nov 1966 
    Notes 
    • OBITUARY - BOSTON HERALD, NOVEMBER 24, 1966:

      Joseph Verrochi, Aged 87, Founded Marinucci Firm

      A high requiem Mass will be sung for Joseph Verrochi, 87, founder of the Marinucci Construction Corporation, at 8:30 a.m., Saturday in St. Agatha's Church, Milton. He died Tuesday. Born in Italy, he came to Boston at an early age and almost immediately went into the contracting business. He was a member of the Hoisting and Portable Engineers Local 4  for many years. He leaves three sons, Guido of Cohasset, present head of the firm, and William G. and Frank, both of Dorchester: three daughters, Mrs. Rose N. Cooper of Dorchester, Mrs. Theresa C. Ierardi of West Roxbury and Mrs. Madeline L. Solimando of Milton; a brother, Anthony of Norwood, and two sisters[sic], Mrs. Filomena Falerio of Boston and Marion[sic] Verrochi of Walpole.

      Note: "sister" Marion should be "brother Mariano"

    Father VERROCCHI, Nicola,   b. 9 Nov 1844, Solmona, L'Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1909, Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother MASSALENA, Rosa,   b. Cal 1854, , , , Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1899, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 

    Spouse MARINUCCI, Concetta Marie,   b. 25 Jul 1887, Solmona, L'Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1939  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 8 Jan 1905  Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Address:
    10 Diamond Street
    Walpole, Massachusetts 02081
    USA 
    • The witnesses were Franick Gentile and Consetta Gentile. The presider was W. Hullrich. [7]
    147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage register
    147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage register
    MARRIAGES REGISTERED in the Town of Walpole for the Year 1905 page 113 -- No. 4, Joseph Verrochi and Concetta Marinucci married in Walpole on 8 Jan 1905. It was the first marriage for both. At the time of marriage the groom resided in Walpole, was 26 years old, a blacksmith and listed his birthplace as Italy. He gave his parents names as Nicholas Verrochi and Rosa Massalena. The bride resided in Walpole, was 19 years old, at home and listed her birthplace as Italy. She gave her parents names as Francesco Marinucci and Settovenden. The couple was joined in marriage by W.H. Ullrich, Catholic Priest, Walpole. Recorded on 2 Jan 1905. Harry L. Howard, Clerk.
    Children 
    +1. VERROCHI, Frank,   b. 21 Nov 1905, Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1984, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +2. VERROCHI, Michael Joseph Sr.,   b. 27 Nov 1906, Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1964, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     3. VERROCHI, Joseph "Gennarino",   b. 14 Jan 1908, Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. VERROCHI, Rose N.,   b. 6 Dec 1909, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 2005, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    +5. VERROCHI, Madeline Lena,   b. 7 Oct 1911, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 2006, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    +6. Private
    +7. VERROCHI, Guido J.,   b. 6 Jan 1920, Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1971, , , Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +8. VERROCHI, William G.,   b. 5 Nov 1926,   d. 1 Mar 1982, Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Aug 1879 - Solmona, L'Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Address:
    10 Diamond Street
    Walpole, Massachusetts 02081
    USA - 8 Jan 1905 - Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - VERROCHI, Frank - 21 Nov 1905 - Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - VERROCHI, Michael Joseph Sr. - 27 Nov 1906 - Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - VERROCHI, Joseph "Gennarino" - 14 Jan 1908 - Walpole, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - VERROCHI, Rose N. - 6 Dec 1909 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - VERROCHI, Madeline Lena - 7 Oct 1911 - Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - VERROCHI, Guido J. - 6 Jan 1920 - Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Nov 1966 - , , Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    147 1950s Joseph Verrochi headshot
    147 1950s Joseph Verrochi headshot
    Detail clipped from family photo. [Photo credit: Theresa Verrochi Ierardi Bolino]
    147 1936 Verrochi home at 18 Melville Lane, Dorchester
    147 1936 Verrochi home at 18 Melville Lane, Dorchester
    The home of Joseph Verrochi and Concetta Marinucci as it was on the day of their daughter, Theresa's, wedding to John Lee Ierardi. Image captured from home movie taken on October 24, 1936, at 18 Melville Lane in Dorchester, MA. [Photo credit: personal video collection of Anne Ierardi; still image captured by Donna Goldstein on 27 Jun 2020]
    USA-MA-NOR-WALPOLE Original Saint Francis Catholic Church and Rectory ca 1897
    USA-MA-NOR-WALPOLE Original Saint Francis Catholic Church and Rectory ca 1897
    This photo shows the church and the rectory of the parish where Joseph Verrochi and Concetta Marinucci were married on 8 Jan 1905. [Photo credit: downloaded from the "History of the Parish" page at the Blessed Sacrement website by Donna J. Goldstein on 21 Apr 2020. https://5778.sites.ecatholic.com/pictures/2014/12/Original_St._Francis_Church_and_Rectory.jpg]
    147 1931c Verrochi Men formal portrait
    147 1931c Verrochi Men formal portrait
    In this formal portrait, Joseph Verrochi (about age 52) is seated in the center with his four sons positioned around him. Clockwise from top left: Michael Joseph (about 25 yrs), Frank (about 26), William G. (about 5 yrs), and Guido (about 11 yrs). [Photo credit: Theresa Verrochi Ierardi Bolino]
    361 1936 Ierardi-Verrochi wedding, family grouping 1
    361 1936 Ierardi-Verrochi wedding, family grouping 1
    From L to R: Anthony Ierardi (father of the groom), Anna Rosina Allegretti (mother of the groom), Joseph Verrochi (father of the bride), Concetta Marinucci (mother of the bride). This image was captured from a home movie taken on October 24, 1936, at the home of Joseph and Concetta Verrochi, 18 Melville Lane in Dorchester, MA, after the wedding of John Lee Ierardi and Theresa Verrochi. [Photo credit: from the personal video collection of Anne Ierardi; still image captured by Donna Goldstein on 27 Jun 2020]
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    003 unkn Scituate Beach Association
    003 unkn Scituate Beach Association
    Scituate Beach Assoication

    Census
    147 1920 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
    147 1920 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
    Year: 1920; Census Place: Boston Ward 18, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_737; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 449; Image: .

    Directories
    147 1937 Verrochi Boston directory
    147 1937 Verrochi Boston directory
    page 2215; Verrochi Croce (Rose) eng h 50 Wilrose Dor; Verrochi Frank (Grace) formn 259 Quincy Rox r 201 Magnolia do; Verrochi Grace Mrs (Verrochi's Garage) 259 Quincy Rox r 201 Magnolia do; Verrochi Jos (Concetta M) garage 222 Quincy Dor h 18 Melville lane do; Verrochi Michl J (Carmella) gen mgr Marinucci Bros & Co 51 Ceylon Dor h 53 do; Verrochi's Garage (Mrs Grace Verrochi) 259 Quincy Rox;

    Miltary & Draft
    147 1942 Joseph Verrochi WWII draft reg
    147 1942 Joseph Verrochi WWII draft reg
    [Name] Joseph Verrochi [Place of Residence] 18 MelvilleLane, Dor., Boston, Suffolk, Mass. [Mailing Address] same [Telephone] Talbot 1222 [Age] 62 [Date of Birth] Aug 18 1879 [Place of Birth] Sulomna, Italy [Person Who Will Always Know Your Address] Rose Coopey, same address [Employers Name and Address] Thomas O'Connor Co. Alford St., Everett, Mass. [Place of Employment] Same Street, Everett, Middlesex, Mass [Race] White [Description] brown eyes; black hair; dark complexion [Registrar] Richard J. Sullivan, Board 32, Boston, Suffolk, MA [Date of Registration] April 26, 1942.

    Vital Records
    147 1905 Frank Verrochi birth register
    147 1905 Frank Verrochi birth register
    BIRTHS REGISTERED in the Town of Walpole for the Year 1905 No. 98, 21 Nov 1905, Frank Verrochi, male, born in Walpole to Joseph Verrochi and Concetta Marinucci of Walpole. Father is a farmer born in Italy. Mother was born in Italy. Recorded on Dec 1 1905.
    147 1906 Michael Verrochi birth register
    147 1906 Michael Verrochi birth register
    BIRTHS REGISTERED in the Town of Walpole for the Year 1906 No. 108, 27 Nov 1906, Michael Joseph Verrochi, male, born in Walpole to Joseph Verrochi and Concetta Marinucci of Walpole. Father is a papermaker born in Italy. Mother was born in Italy. Recorded on Jan 1 1907.
    147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage register
    147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage register
    MARRIAGES REGISTERED in the Town of Walpole for the Year 1905 page 113 -- No. 4, Joseph Verrochi and Concetta Marinucci married in Walpole on 8 Jan 1905. It was the first marriage for both. At the time of marriage the groom resided in Walpole, was 26 years old, a blacksmith and listed his birthplace as Italy. He gave his parents names as Nicholas Verrochi and Rosa Massalena. The bride resided in Walpole, was 19 years old, at home and listed her birthplace as Italy. She gave her parents names as Francesco Marinucci and Settovenden. The couple was joined in marriage by W.H. Ullrich, Catholic Priest, Walpole. Recorded on 2 Jan 1905. Harry L. Howard, Clerk.

  • Sources 
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      U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes, 1794-1995


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      147 1942 Joseph Verrochi WWII draft reg
      147 1942 Joseph Verrochi WWII draft reg
      [Name] Joseph Verrochi [Place of Residence] 18 MelvilleLane, Dor., Boston, Suffolk, Mass. [Mailing Address] same [Telephone] Talbot 1222 [Age] 62 [Date of Birth] Aug 18 1879 [Place of Birth] Sulomna, Italy [Person Who Will Always Know Your Address] Rose Coopey, same address [Employers Name and Address] Thomas O'Connor Co. Alford St., Everett, Mass. [Place of Employment] Same Street, Everett, Middlesex, Mass [Race] White [Description] brown eyes; black hair; dark complexion [Registrar] Richard J. Sullivan, Board 32, Boston, Suffolk, MA [Date of Registration] April 26, 1942.


    4. [S68] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.), Year: 1930; Census Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; R oll: 951; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 398; Image: 1087. 0. (Reliability: 3).
      147 1930 US Census Joseph Verrochi household
      147 1930 US Census Joseph Verrochi household
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 951; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 398; Image: 1087.0.


    5. [S83] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.), Year: 1920; Census Place: Boston Ward 18, Suffolk, Massachu setts; Roll: T625_737; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 449 ; Image: . (Reliability: 3).
      147 1920 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
      147 1920 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Boston Ward 18, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_737; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 449; Image: .


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      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p2
      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p2
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Boston Ward 16, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_620; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 1505; FHL microfilm: 1374633
      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Boston Ward 16, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_620; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 1505; FHL microfilm: 1374633


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      147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage record RCAB
      147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage record RCAB
      Entry from page 15 of the marriage register of St. Francis Roman Catholic Church, Walpole, Diocese of Boston. On 8 Jan 1905, Joseph Verrochi of Walpole, son of Nicolo Verrochi and Rosa Massalena, and Concetta Marinucci of Walpole, daughter of Francesco Marinucci and Settovendenue Maddalena were married. Winesses present: Franich Gentile and Consetta Gentile.


    8. [S66] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), Year: 1910; Census Place: Boston Ward 16, Suffolk, Massachu setts; Roll: ; Page: 24A; Enumeration District: 1505; Line : 47. (Reliability: 3).
      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p1
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Boston Ward 16, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_620; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 1505; FHL microfilm: 1374633
      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p2
      147 1910 US Census Joseph Verrochi household p2
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Boston Ward 16, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_620; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 1505; FHL microfilm: 1374633


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      147 1908 Joseph Verrochi birth register
      147 1908 Joseph Verrochi birth register
      BIRTHS REGISTERED in the Town of Walpole for the Year 1908 -- No. 5, 14 Jan 1908, Joseph Verrochi, male, born in Walpole to Joseph Verrocchi and Conchetta Marinici of Walpole. Father is a farmer born in Italy. Mother was born in Italy. Recorded on 1 Feb 1908.


    12. [S121] Massachusetts, Suffolk Co., Boston - Boston Herald on Genealogy Bank, GenealogyBank.com, (http://www.GenealogyBank.com), Thursday, November 24, 1966; page 74; "Joseph Verrochi, Aged 87, Founded Marinucci Firm" (Reliability: 3).
      147 1966 Joseph Verrochi obituary Boston Herald
      147 1966 Joseph Verrochi obituary Boston Herald
      This obituary, titled "Joseph Verrochi, Aged 87, Founded Marinucci Firm," appeared in the Boston Herald on Thursday, November 24, 1966.


    13. [S275] Massachusetts - Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 on Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.), No. 4, Joseph Verrochi, Concetta Marinucci (Reliability: 3).
      147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage register 2
      147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage register 2
      MARRIAGES REGISTERED in the Town of Walpole, Mass. for the Year 1905 page 13 -- No. 4, Joseph Verrochi and Concetta Marinucci married in Walpole on 8 Jan 1905. It was the first marriage for both. At the time of marriage the groom resided in Walpole, was 26 years old, a blacksmith and listed his birthplace as Italy. He gave his parents names as Nicholas Verrochi and Rosa Massalena. The bride resided in Walpole, was 19 years old, at home and listed her birthplace as Italy. She gave her parents names as Francesco Marinucci and Settovendenic Maddalena. The couple was joined in marriage by W.H. Ullrich, Catholic Priest, of Diamond St.


    14. [S474] Massachusetts - Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston (Image only) at NEHGS, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, (AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019), Volume: Blessed Sacrament (Walpole) Marriages and Confirmations, 1901-1916; Page: 15; URL: https://www.americanancestors.org/DB1708/i/57017/15/0 (Reliability: 3).
      147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage record RCAB
      147 1905 Verrochi Marinucci marriage record RCAB
      Entry from page 15 of the marriage register of St. Francis Roman Catholic Church, Walpole, Diocese of Boston. On 8 Jan 1905, Joseph Verrochi of Walpole, son of Nicolo Verrochi and Rosa Massalena, and Concetta Marinucci of Walpole, daughter of Francesco Marinucci and Settovendenue Maddalena were married. Winesses present: Franich Gentile and Consetta Gentile.