Person:Francisco Benintendi (1)

Francisco Desilas Benintendi
d.26 Mar 1907 Granby, Newton, MO
m. Abt 1846
  1. Maria Benintendi
  2. Orazio Benintendi1844 - 1911
  3. Francisco Desilas Benintendi1848 - 1907
  4. Alexander BenintendiAbt 1852 - 1938
Facts and Events
Name Francisco Desilas Benintendi
Gender Male
Birth? 15 Aug 1848 St. John White, Province of Bergamo, State of Lombardo, Italy
Marriage 23 Aug 1878 Granby, Newton Co., MOto Mary Mahala Derington
Death? 26 Mar 1907 Granby, Newton, MO
Burial? Benintendi Family Cemetery, Granby, MO

He landed in New York City in February 1872, at the age of 24. He went to St. Louis, then to Granby, MO. They purchased a farm there, September 1, 1881 where he lived until the day of his death. He was buried in his own back yard by his wife and children.

Francisco is buried at the Benintendi Family Cemetery. He is on the right-hand side of daughter Pearl, and is on the south side of the other children, and Rosebud is on the north side of all. The cemetery is located in the yard beside the house, beneath the cedar trees, on Francisco's farm three miles east of Granby, in Van Buren Township, Newton County, MO.