Lucianno Dias was by Great Great Grandfather on my Mother’s side.
He was born on January 24, 1875 in Faial, Azores, Portugal to Thomas Dias and Maria (Bettencourt) Dias.
On the 5th of April 1890 at the age of 15 he immigrated to the United State aboard the Kennard arriving in the Port of Boston.
Five years later he married Julia Roza on October 26, 1895 in Taunton, Massachusetts.
Together they had 10 children. Mary, Olga (died young), Lucennie, Olive, Charles, Hilda (died young), Olga, Hilda, Marguerite and Priscilla.
Lucien held the job of Carpenter in Taunton and lived many years at 229 school street.
He lost his wife on August 18, 1930 at the age of 55.
Lucianno (Lucien) Lawrence Dias passed away on June 9, 1955 at the age of 80.