Leading American of Italian Descent in Massachusetts
PIZZANO, CARL J. - Accountant. Born Torre Le Nocelle, Avellino, Italy, March 17, 1897. Son of Leopold Pizzano and Filomena Capone. Came to U. S. in 1907, settling in Boston. Graduated: Chelsea High and Boston University in 1924, B.B.A., specializing in accounting. Accountant with Standard Oil of New York since 1917. Married Lillian Penta of Revere, Feb. 22, 1919, graduate of Revere High and attended Boston University. Children: Carl R. Jr., graduate Kent's Hill Prep. School and Colby College, 1942, A..B., is ensign in U. S. Navy in the Pacific; Phyllis, former student Boston University, is Wave yeoman, U. S. Naval Reserve, Washington, D. C.; Robert, former student of Kent's Hill Prep., is technician in U. S. Army in France; and William, student University of N. H., is in U. S. Navy. All of whom are graduates of Revere High. Mr. Pizzano's father came to U. S. in 1900, settling in Chelsea as engineer contractor, had following children: Salvatore, Leonardo, Henry, Mrs. Margaret Lombardi, Charles, Rudolph, Mrs. Alice Elliot and Carl J. Res.: 644 Broadway, Revere.