Fonds MS 13 - Guiseppe Taverna fonds

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Guiseppe Taverna fonds

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  • 1916 (Creation)
    Taverna, Guiseppe

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.5 cm of textual records

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Guiseppe Taverna (Joe) was born in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, Italy, on January 9, 1868. He immigrated to Canada via the U.S.A. in the mid 1890s. He married Palma Maria Scuimboto. Joe was employed by the CNR as a patrolman. Joseph and Palma raised 6 sons and 4 daughters. Joe died in Lytton on July 31, 1944.

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The land grant turned up in the Greater Vernon Museum and Archives, donor unknown. Archivist Linda Wills gave it to Archivist Patti O'Byrne to deliver to the Lytton Museum and Archives.

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The fonds consists of a land grant for Joseph Taverna (1916). Includes the Dominion Lands Grant for lots 3 and 4, block 12, in Lytton, dated Oct. 2, 1916.

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BCAUL control number: LMA-3461

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