Carmine Jaconelli arrived to Göteborg in Sweden in 1927 as one of a group of Italian street musicians (one of them his son, Felice). Carmine Jaconelli was born 27 March 1889. His parents were named Antonio Jaconelli and Eufrasia Donatella.
In 1940 he lived in Stockholm's Old Town (Nicolai parish) with his wife and two sons. Tey were musicians and balloon vendors.