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My Italian grandparents and visiting their homeland

My Italian grandparents and visiting their homeland

A story by Sherry Judd from early 1900s to today

Sherry tells about her immigrant ancestors and family

My grandparents came to Maine from Italy and worked in a cannery before moving to a farm. Eventually I connected with my Italian cousins and traveled to Pacentro, in the Abruzzo region of Italy to meet my relatives.