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By Kimberly S.
Grade 3, Connecticut
Country of Origin: Italy

Angelina Angelina (My grandma) is from Italy. She is 60 years old and lives in the United States She came to the United States in 1962 because she just got married and she wanted a better life. Angelina made her journey by ship. She came into the United States through Ellis Island. It was hard to find a job that was good paying. After arriving, life in the United States was good because she had a job first she working at a pocketbook factory, and then at a sewing factory she found a house in Stamford and had a great life living in the United States was fun for her.


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