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Michael CRISPO

Male Abt 1822 - 1907  (~ 85 years)


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  • Name Michael CRISPO 
    Born Abt 1822  Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Misc
    • was a shipwrecked Spanish or Portuguese Ship Captain. He remained inHavre Boucher (Harbour au Bouche) and became an extremely brilliantbusinessman. One descendant was a professor Crispo (economics?). About1960, Professor Crispo visited Havre Boucher and repaired the old Crispohome. The present Professor Crispo often seen on TV nad heard on theradio may or may not be the son of the first professor Crispo.' 1871census shows Michael as French, 1881 & 1891 censuses show Italian. 1871census shows Michael owning 224 shares and 255 tons of sailing vessels,numbering 3; employing 44 seamen and 2 shoremen; having a return of 520barrels of mackerel in the past year. In 1881, he had a retarded servantin the house 'Judique Brow' (sic), could be Judith Breau. Breau is thesurname of Timothy's wife.
    Misc
    • The Crispos were eminent community citizens. They were engaged in aprosperous shipping trade, having three or four vessels and stores.Their trade included the shipping of cattle from the Havre Boucher areato Newfoundland.
    Occupation 28 Feb 1868  [2
    Commissionner of Relief of Distress to Fishermen 
    Misc Abt 1870  Cheticamp, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Michael Crispo went to Cheticamp to work for Fr. Fiset. However, a fewyears later, Michael started his own business in that area and had itrun by his sons Jeffrey and Placide.
    Nationality
    • reported in the 1871 census as French, the 1881 & 1891 censuses state heis Italian. Family legend is for him to be Portuguese or Spanish.
    Occupation Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    ship owner and merchant 
    Residence Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _AMTID 330126059343:1030:114017017 
    _FSFTID MRJX-YGP 
    _UID BF2569105B2F4839BCF780AF5331D41BBD71 
    Died 29 Apr 1907  Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • age 84
    Person ID I1043  Work in progress june2018
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2009 

    Father Marc CRISPO,   b. Abt 1798, Europe Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2 May 1836  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Mother Marguerite WEBB,   b. 1791, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1861, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Abt 1818 
    Family ID F848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth BREAU,   b. 1837, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1894, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1850  [6
    Children 
     1. Jeffery CRISPO,   b. 1851, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Angelique CRISPO,   b. Abt 1854, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mark CRISPO,   b. Abt 1856, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Angelique CRISPO,   b. Abt 1859, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Anna CRISPO,   b. 5 Mar 1857, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1930, Pictou County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     6. Elizabeth CRISPO,   b. Abt 1860, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Margaret Louise CRISPO,   b. Abt 1865, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Mary Agnes CRISPO,   b. Abt 1866, Havre Boucher, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892  (Age ~ 26 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart