Francesco Balistreri was born in 1882 in Palermo, Italy, to Rosalie Balistreri, age 25, and Giovanni Balistreri, age 33.


Francesco (41) arrived in NY on March 7, 1923. He traveled from Palermo to Buffalo on the Giuseppe Verdi. His occupation is a ‘saylor’. Antonina Brunette is listed as his wife.