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Susanna (Fontanarossa) Colombo (1435 - 1489)

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Susanna Colombo formerly Fontanarossa
Born [location unknown]
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died [location unknown]
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She is the mother of Christopher Columbus. Almost nothing is known about her before her marriage to Domenico Colombo in 1445 except that she was born in the hillside village of Monticellu on the then Genoese island of Corsica. She bore 5 children to Domenico: Cristoforo, Bartolomeo, Giovanni, Giacomo, and a daughter named Bianchinetta.


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Susanna is 40 degrees from Rosa Parks, 37 degrees from Anne Tichborne and 29 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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