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Father Francesco Antonio Gerimonte b. 20 Aug 1885, d. 9 Sep 1982
Mother Maria Argento b. 2 Apr 1894, d. 14 Apr 1970

Benjamin Girimonti

#19, b. 1 January 1912, d. 20 July 1977
Reference A4.111651
Relationships Great-uncle of William Joseph Girimonti III
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Patricia Alejandra Llonch
Occupation Musician1 
SSN* New York, USA; 053-09-95022 
Birth* 1 January 1912 Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA3,4 
(Witness) Address 18 May 1912 (Resident) Francesco Antonio Gerimonte, (Resident) Maria Argento; 181 Skillman Street, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA, 40.692500,-73.956389G4 
(Son) Census 1 June 1915 (Head of Household) Francesco Antonio Gerimonte; 315 Franklin Avenue, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA, 40.688805,-73.957177G5
(Son) Census 6 January 1920 (Head of Household) Francesco Antonio Gerimonte; 103 Skillman Street, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA, 40.695278,-73.957222G6
Note* between 1929 and 1930 Golden Gloves Boxing Champion 1929-1930. Boxing name was "Ben Monte"7 
(Son) Census 5 April 1930 (Head of Household) Francesco Antonio Gerimonte; 96 Skillman Street, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA, 40.695278,-73.957222G8
Occupation 5 April 1930 Stock Clerk, Automobile8 
Occupation* Barber 
Address* Benjamin Girimonti, 96 Skillman St, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA9 
(Witness) Address circa 1934 (Resident) Francesco Antonio Gerimonte; 96 Skillman Street, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA, 40.695278,-73.957222G9 
Death* 20 July 1977 Ozone Park, Queens, New York, USA2 
Burial* 23 July 1977 Pinelawn, Suffolk, New York, USA; Section: 35, Range: P, No.: 13010 
Found in Census Census Index
Charts A4 - Nicola Girimonte (#2070) (c1740 - 1810)
Last Edited 1 Jul 2012
Immigrated N
Acquainted N
Source N
Census Y


  1. [S54] Interview with William J. Girimonti Sr. (132-46 114th Place, Ozone Park, NY 11420), by William Joseph Girimonti III.
  2. [S36] Social Security Death Index, Master File, 2000 (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc.).
  3. [S67] Birth Record Index of New York City, 1322462 #128, LDS Family History Library.
  4. [S282] Petition for Naturalization, Naturalisation.
  5. [S455] New York State Census (1915), Block 13, ED 14, AD 11, Page 21, Line 48-50.
  6. [S177] U.S. Federal Census (1920).
  7. [S38] Letter from Giuseppe Antonio Girimonti to William Joseph Girimonti III, Research yielded no such information.
  8. [S178] U.S. Federal Census (1930).
  9. [S56] City Directory of New York, 1934 (New York: n.pub., 1934). Hereinafter cited as New York City Directory, 1934.
  10. [S49] Tombstone, St. Charles Cemetary, Pinelawn, Suffolk, New York, USA; William Joseph Girimonti III.

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