Where did the Mafia come from?
How has this secret society spread across the United States, and what part have family relationships—wives, in-laws, godfathers, brothers, and cousins—had in shaping Mafia history? Join Justin Cascio, Mafia genealogist, and descendant of immigrants from Corleone, Sicily, on a journey of history and personal discovery. These are the Mafia stories you won’t see anywhere else, about Giuseppe Morello, Luciano Leggio, Toto Riina, and other infamous (and not so famous) mafiosi.
Here is the first post on this blog.
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About the Author
Justin Cascio writes about health, identity, and the family. He has completed the first draft of his first book, on the history of the Mafia from Corleone, for Brill. You can follow Mafia Genealogy on Facebook, and ask your questions about the Mafia and/or genealogy (among other subjects) on Quora. To see what else he’s writing, Justin’s professional page on Facebook is here.