Seeking information on one Fortunato Pastorino believed to be a Sea Captain. Also Ellen Hickey his wife.
Fortunato Pastorino date and place of birth & death are unknown.
Captain F. Pastorino of Genoa married Ellen May Hickey, sixth daughter of John Hickey of Rosewater, on 20th May 1899 at Melbourne. Chronicle, 27th May 1899, Victorian Newspaper.
Ellen Hickey b: 5th Nov 1879 Adelaide, South Australia. Place and date of death unknown.
The family story has it that she sailed from Australia with her husband after their marriage and was never heard of again.
Ellen was the daughter of John Hickey & Catherine Hurley both born in Ireland and died in South Australia.
Ellen Hickey /Pastorino was my great aunt.