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Joseph Louis Nese[1]

Male 1884 -

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  • Name Joseph Louis Nese  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Born 15 August 1884  Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Occupation 1918: Laborer; 1930 salesman, fruit market; 1942: Hendel’s Friuit Market, Diamond St., Pittsburgh, PA.  [3, 4, 5
    Residence 1918: 545 with mother at Wyola St, Pittsburgh; 1930: Crafton, Allegheny, PA; 1842: 34 Nachez St, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA  [3, 4, 5
    Person ID I70928  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 23 June 2007 

    Family/Spouse Jesse M Tait,   b. May 1883, Bradford, McKean Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married about 1921  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Family ID F49489  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • According to his WWII draft card, Joseph was deaf at age 57. It is also clear that he could barely sign his own name.

      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Joseph Louis Nese
      Address: 545 Wyola St.
      City: Pittsburgh
      County: Allegheny
      State: Pennsylvania
      Age: 34
      Birth Date: 15 Aug 1884
      Race: White
      Occupation: Laborer for Single & Sharp, 8-9 Diamond Sq, Pittsburgh
      Nearest relative: Mother, Mrs Christina Capo, 545 Wyola St, Pittsburgh
      Roll: 1909244
      DraftBoard: 15
      Height: Medium
      Build: slender
      eyes: hazel
      Hair: Dark brown
      Registered by Richard B. Ross, Sept. 12, 1918

      1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joseph Nese
      Age: 45
      Estimated birth year: abt 1885
      Birthplace: Italy
      Relation to head-of-house: Head
      Spouse's Name: Jesse M Nese
      Race: White
      Home in 1930: Crafton, Allegheny, Pennsylvania
      On April 16, 1930 Joseph Nese (45, Salesman, Fruit Market) b. in Italy of Italian Parents, was liviing in a house he rented for $25 per month on Bradford Avenue in Crafton, Allegheny Co, PA that did not have a radio set. Crafton is a suburb of Pittsburgh, PA. He emigrated from Italy in 1887, and had become naturalized. He was first married at age 34. He was then married to Jessie M Nese (45, none) b. in Pa of a Scottish father and an Indianan mother, who must have been married before, because she was first married when she was only 17. With them is their Daughter Dorothy M Nese (7) b. in PA., , [3, 4, 5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1398] GEDCOM file from file “AdamMoffatDesends”, submitted by Alaric Faulkner.

    2. [S1330] US Federal Census, Pittsburgh, PA 9-12-1918.

    3. [S1345] Pittsburgh, PA 9-12-1918.

    4. [S1338] WWII Draft Registration “Old Man’s Draft” 1942, (

    5. [S1330] US Federal Census, 1930: Crafton, Allegheny, PA.

    6. [S1330] US Federal Census.

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