The transformation is never complete, we continue to evolve as a family, but the common history that we share from those years at Sutton Park, hold us close and make us the family we are today. Recognizing, acknowledging, and appreciating the place where we gathered as a group of strangers and became a family is an integral part of who we are: diverse personalities of equally diverse ancestry -- English, Irish, Italian, Polish, German, Puerto Rican, and African -- an American family that fondly remembers its tumultuous beginnings at Sutton Park.
About the Author
Sandra Petro Hart grew up in New York State in a large Italian-American community where Italian customs and traditions were celebrated with enthusiasm. Inspired by her Italian immigrant grandparents she became interested in genealogy and writes about family and family history.