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Gabriele Francesco Saverio Capone (1865 - 1920)

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Gabriele Francesco Saverio Capone
Born in Angri, Salerno, Campania, Italymap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died [location unknown]
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Gabriele Francesco Saverio Capone was born December 12, 1856 and was registered four days later in Angri, Salerno, Campania, Italy.[1] He was the son of Vincenzo Capone and ? / Maria Calabresco?.[1]

He was a barber raised near Naples, Italy. He and his young family came to Canada then to NYC in 1894. They lived in Brooklyn, Kings County, NY. Gabriele continued as a barber. In 1900, they lived at 69 Park Ave. He became a US citizen in 1906.

By 1912 - the family moved to 21 Garfield Place in Brooklyn.

Gabriele Capone was the father of 'Scarface' Al Capone.

Gabriele died in Nov. 1920, just before his son, Al became very famous gangster in Chicago.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Birth: Antenati record online. Image 372, record 353.
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 12 August 2017), Gabriele Capone, Borough of Brooklyn, Election District 7 New York City Ward 11, Kings, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 159, sheet 5A, family 96, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,050.

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