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Using Social Networking to Connect Manganos

Posted by manganofamily on September 18, 2009 at 10:33 AM Comments comments (7)

Our move is completed, we've unpacked most of the boxes, and we're finally feeling settled,'s time to get back to tracking down our Mangano family members!

We've recently set up a Twitter account. Want to quickly send us information or have a chat with 140 characters or less? Follow us on Twitter and send us a direct message. By the way, we love #FollowFridays and RTs that mention us -- feel free to include us and help us continue to grow with this new (well okay, re...

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It's All About Timing

Posted by manganofamily on June 16, 2009 at 3:09 PM Comments comments (2)

Taking on the preservation of Sam Mangano's website was a decision we didn't need to think twice about. Ahhh, now if we could have only timed it so that it wouldn't have coincided with our move to a new home . . . But that would be too easy, and as a rule, we don't usually find the easy way to do anything. As a matter of fact, we lean toward the complicated.

Luckily, transferring Sam's treasure trove of information has gone relatively smoothly, and we've only battled wi...

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Passing the Torch

Posted by manganofamily on June 8, 2009 at 10:24 PM Comments comments (8)

When my wife and I first learned that Sam Mangano was looking for someone else to take on the management of his website, our ears perked up. Julie has long been deeply involved in researching her family history. Our marriage forced her to include the Mangano's in her research (along with Cerniglias, Ippolitos, Battaglias, Pecoraros, Balsanos, and Mancusos, to name a few) and she has valiantly tried to untangle the web of my Sicilian roots. Let's just say that my Italian ancestry is far harder...

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