Rocco Brindisi was a physician , son of Vito Brindisi and Viola SassanoHis brother and sisters were: Giuseppe - Maria Antonia - Silvia ClaraHe was married with Camilla VoliniMoved to Boston in early 20's and there He became Honorary Consul
Rocco Brindisi was born in Trivigno (Pz) in 1860 and died in Boston USA in 1936
His second wife was Sofia Buonamici, born in Florence in 1881 and died in 1963
They didn't have childrenSofia Buonamici was the daughter of Giuseppe Buonamici, famous pianist, born in Florence in 1846 and died in 1914. He was friend of Puccini, Wagner, Liszt.

Rocco Brindisi was the uncle of my grandparent Nicola Brindisi (he was his father brother)

Thank you to Dino Basilissi


Document of Ellis Island about his arrival in the States


Rocco Brindisi, held a speech supportive of Sacco and Vanzetti , at the Synphonic Hall of Boston. He condamned their death sentence
Bartolomeo Vanzetti and Nicola Sacco wrote a thankyou letter to him  

Certificato della Nomima Di console onorario

Cittadinanza Americana 1902