Leading Americans of Italian Descent, p. 278
Di Matteo, Martino - General Contractor. Born San Martino, Sannito, Benevento, Italy, Feb. 11, 1880. Came to America in 1901 setting in Boston, where he has been in the general contracting business since 1908. Outstanding in the field or road construction and state bridges throughout the state. Lays and mixes asphalt. Married Stella Todesca of Torre Le Nocelle, Avellino, Feb. 11, 1905. Children: Millie (Sardello), John, Pasqualina and Martino all of whom are engaged with their father in business. Member: American Citizens's Club and Sons of Italy in America. Fond of hunting, traveling and music. Office: 71 Broadville Parkway, Milltown. Res. 55 Stella Road, Roslindale.
Stella Todesca was born in 1886, birth record # 62 from 1886.