"Libro d'Oro di Melita"

"Marquis's Drago and Baron's della Gabella della Scannatura di Trapani"

'Further Note: Fiefs based Titles since the abolition of the Feudal System in Sicily in 1812'

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Last updated 04-12-2016.

 

1. Milite Andrea Drago, married to Petronilla d'Aragona, (natural daughter of King Peter I (III) of Sicily, Malta and Aragon), with issue.

1.1. Nobile Niccolo Pietro. Drago, married with issue.

1.1.1.  Nobile Giorgio Drago, (moved to Sicily with his Great Uncle Frederick III, King of Sicily), Page of Honour and given the fiefdom of Caccamo, married with issue.

1.1.1.1. Niccolo Drago, Barone in Porta dei Greca 1399, married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1. Giacomo Andrea Drago, Barone di Castellammare del Golfo ( 1440) e Caricatore di Termini (1455), married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.1. Barone Giovanni Antonio Drago, Barone di Castellammare del Golfo e Caricatore di Termini, married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Baroness Dianora Drago, Baronesa di Castellammare del Golfo e Caricatore di Termini,  married to Gio Batta Dimitri, dsp.

1.1.1.1.1.2. Angelo Drago, Barone di Castellammare del Golfo e Caricatore di Termini, married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1. Bartolomeo Drago, Barone di Castellammare del Golfo e Caricatore di Termini, married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1. Gerolamo Drago, Barone di Castellammare del Golfo e Caricatore di Termini , married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1. Niccolo Drago,  Barone di Castellammare del Golfo e Caricatore di Termini , settled in Greece., married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2. Giacomo Andrea dei Baroni Drago, (d. 1610)., married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.1. Fra. Dr Andrea dei Baroni Drago, dunm.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.2. Alberto dei Baroni Drago, (1581-1633), married with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.2.1. Dr Biago dei Baroni Drago, (1621-90), married to Flaminea Ciafaglione dei Duchi di Villabona, with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.2.1.1. Casimiro dei Baroni Drago See Below.

* Judge. Casimiro dei Baroni Drago e Ciafaglione,(1654-1736) Created 'Life only' Marquis Drago, (Cr:1724), married to Caterina dei Baroni Manzone (in Sicily), with issue.

'Titolo di Marchesi A. Lui nel 1750 venne innalzata una statua nel palazzo senatorio di Palermo. Biagio suo figlio, fu investito del Titolo di Marchesi il 24 December 1724, di quello di Barone della Gabella della Scannatura di Trapani il 6 Aprile 1709....

1. Biagio Drago e Manzone, 1st Marquis Drago, and 1st Baron, His Father automatically had his son invested (Received from Will:1723). (1675-1756). Married with issue.)
-See Below.
Last-Holder was Casimiro , ultimo Marchese Drago, e forso ultimo di Sua Casa.

Titolo di Marchese in persona dell'Ultimo investito Biagio (2nd Aprile, 1776), with the remainder of: " to his FIRST born male descendant only. Further more, it also allows females to inherit in absence of males in a direct line."
2. Andrea dei Marchesi Drago e Manzone, (1678-1759), married 1716 to Donna Agnese Gravina Pignatelli d'Aragona of Sicily, with issue.
2.1. Antonio Drago, (died 1766), married 1735 Vittoriosa to
Maria Ciantar Xara Cassia, with issue
2.1.1. Andrea Drago, married 1755 Vittorioisa to
Francesca Cumbo Mompalao, with issue. Married (2) 1768 Vittoriosa to Modesta Vento, with further issue.
2.1.1.1. (First Marriage) Giovanni Drago, married 1786 Vittorioisa to Vincenza Sacco Zarb, with issue.
2.1.1.1.1. Demetrio Drago, married 1816 Vittorioisa to Maria Briffa, with issue.
2.1.1.1.1.1. Lorenzo Drago, (1819-80), married 1843 Vittoriosa to Graziulla Psaila, with issue.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1. Demetrio Drago, married 1871 Vittoriosa to Maria Anna Fabre, with issue
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Emmanuele Drago, (1873-), married to Maria Sacchellaridis, with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Josephine Drago, (1914-.

2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Marie Anne Grace Drago, (1921-, married 1937 Tunisia to Lieut Sauveur Ange Restivo, (killed 1943).
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Giuseppe Drago, (1876-1955), married 1899 to Caterina Borg, with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1. Carmelo Casimiro Drago, (1906-1980), married 1936 to Mary Egremont Brownrigg,
with issue.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1. Giuseppe Drago d'Aragona
, (1940-2002), dunm.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.2. Lilian Drago.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.3. Vivienne Drago, married to Charles
Abela

2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.2. Salvino Drago, (1911-83), married 1938 to Margaret Ordway, with issue
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.2.1.
Henry Drago,  (1941-, married 1970 to Mairin McCartin, with issue
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.2.1.1. Patrick Drago, (1971-., married 2005 to Deirdre Foley       
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.2.2. Joseph Drago
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.2.3. Anthony Drago." Famed Snooker player"
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.
Chev. Alfonso Drago d'Aragona, (1882-1935), married 1922 to Mary Muscat Adami, with issue.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.1. Godwin Drago BE&A, A&CE., (1924- 2012), married 1959 to Ena Nicolas-Virtu, with issue
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.
David Drago (1966-., married to Daniella Vassallo, with issue.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.1. Julian Drago.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.2. Sean Drago, (2004-.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.1.2. Lorraine Drago, married 1961 to 1990 to Anthony Miceli Demajo, with issue
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.1.2.1. Luca Miceli Demajo, (1991-
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.2.
Wilfred Drago, (1930-.

2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.3. Gladys Drago, married to Henry Wirth.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.
Lorenzo Drago, (1884-1948), married 1936 to Emily Gingell, with issue.
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1. Joseph Drago, (1943-, married 1966 to Antoinette Galea
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.1.
Christopher Drago, (1967-
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.
William Drago, (1945-, married 1975 to Unis Griscti, with issue
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.1.
Alan Drago, (1976-
2.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.2.
Glenn Drago, (1980-
2.1.1.1.1.1.2.
Vincenzo Drago, (1846-
2.1.1.1.1.1.3. Carmelo Drago, married 1879 Vittoriosa to Benventua Pulis.

2.1.1.1.1.1.4. Andrea Drago, married 1889 Vittoriosa to Antonia Oliver.

2.1.1.1.1.2. Biagio Drago, dsp.
2.1.1.1.2. Michel Angelo Drago.
2.1.1.1.3. Maria Maddalena Drago, married 1815 to Francesco Bonici, with issue.

2.1.1.1.3.1. Giovanni Maria sives Gennero Bonnici., married 1857 to Concetta Polidano.
2.1.1.2. (Second Marriage) Antonia Drago, married 1795 to Aloiseo Rizzo, with issue
2.1.1.3. Giuseppina Drago, married 1805 to Antonio de Lucca.
2.1.1.4. Aloiseo Drago, married 1793 to Anna Vella Inguanez, with issue.

2.2. Maria Drago, married 1736 Vittoriosa to Giuseppe La Faucia.
2.3. (illegitmate) Giovanni Batta di Carlo, married 1750 to Domitilla La Speranza, with issue.

2.3.1. Francesca di Carlo, married 1781 Senglea to Salvatore Cappello, with issue.

2.3.1.1. Domitilla Capello, married 1810 Cospicua to Giuseppe Gatt, with issue.

2.3.1.1.1. Anna Maria Gatt, married 1830 Cospicua to Carole Cassar.

2.3.1.1.2. Giovanna Gatt, married 1836 Cospicua to Publio Psaila.

2.3.1.1.3. Maria Teresa Gatt, married 1844 Cospicua to Giuseppe Seychell.

2.3.1.1.4. Francesca Gatt, married 1842 Cospicua to Salvatore Farrugia.

2.3.2. Fortunato di Carlo, married 1791 Senglea to Maddalena Gaffiero (d/o Giuseppe and Maria Imbroll), with issue.

2.3.2.1. Angelica di Carlo, married 1812 Cospicua to Gio Battista Ciantar Bardon, with issue.

2.3.2.1.1. Domitilla Ciantar Bardon, married 1842 Cospicua to Vincenzo Cabrisis.

2.3.2.1.2. Maria Ciantar Bardon, married 1838 Cospicua to Andrea Bonnici.


* Biagio Drago e Manzone, 1st Marquis Drago, and 1st Baron, His Father automatically had his son invested (Received from Will: 1723). (1675-1756). Married with issue. (Descendants became Extinct in 1882) Married 1695 to Maria dei Marchesi Naselli e Grimaldi of Sicily, with issue

Last-Holder was Casimiro , ultimo Marchese Drago, e forso ultimo di Sua Casa.

Titolo di Marchese in persona dell'Ultimo investito Biagio (2nd Aprile, 1776), with the remainder of: " to his FIRST born male descendant only. Further More, it also allows females to inherit in absence of males in a direct line."  (Reference: Della Sicilia Nobile by F.M Emanuele E. Gaetani, Palermo, 1775,Vol V Pages: 461-462.)
 Also note, that the Barony Scannatura di Trapani was created for and to Biagio’s descendants in 1709:
(Reference: Della Sicilia Nobile by F.M Emanuele E. Gaetani, Palermo, 1775,Vol IV Pages: 397.)


1. Nobile Casimiro Drago e Naselli, 2nd Marquis-See Below.

2. Nobile Pier Luigi Drago e Naselli. (1694-1745), Local Military Captain, married to Barbara N, with issue.

2.1. Nobile Biagio Drago, (1729-91), Local Official in Sicily., married with issue.

2.1.1. Nobile Domenico Drago, (1775-1846), Local Official in Sicily., married with issue.

2.1.1.1. Nobile Biagio Casimiro Drago., (1812-79), Local Official in Sicily., married with issue.

2.1.1.1.1. Nobile Domenico Drago, (1851-1925), 5th Marchese Drago, “Succeeded his distant cousin”., married with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.1. Nobile Aloiseo Drago, (1878-1929), 6th Marchese Drago, dunm.

2.1.1.1.1.2. Nobile Fra. Ferrante Drago, (1881-1974), 7th Marchese Drago., dunm.

2.1.1.1.1.3. Nobile Biagio Drago, (1885-1935 NYC, USA), 1918: Migrated to New York City, USA., married 1914 to Maria Antonia de Stefano., with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1. Nobile Domenico I Drago, (1916-2003 NYC USA)., 8th Marchese Drago., married 1942 to Louisa Conti., with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.1. Nobile Carmelosives Charles I” Drago, 9th Marchese Drago (1947- 2010 NYC USA)., married 1979 to Henrietta Whitehead., with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.1. Nobile James Drago, (1979-.,  10th Marchese Drago, married 2001 New York City, USA to Amanda Mancini., with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.1.1. Nobile Charles II Thomas Drago, (2002-.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.1.2.  Nobile James Drago, (2004-.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.1.3. Nobile Alexandra Drago, (2008 -..

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.2. Nobile Stephanie Drago, (1982-.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.2. Nobile Domenico II Drago, (1951-., married (1) 1990, (div) Eloise Wellesley.,  Married (2) 2002 to Leonora Phelps., with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.2.1. (Marriage 1) Nobile Tanya Drago, (1992-.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.2.2. Nobile Natalie Drago, (1995-.

2.1.1.1.1.3.1.2.3. (Second Marriage) Nobile Dominic III Drago, (2004-.

2.1.1.1.1.3.2. Nobile Louisa Drago.

2.1.1.1.1.3.3. Nobile Antonio Drago, (1925-., married to Martia Vivaldo, with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.3.1. Nobile Biagio Drago, (1960-., married with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.3.2. Nobile Tanya Drago., (1962-, married.

2.1.1.1.1.3.3.3. Nobile Edoardo Drago, (1965-., married with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.3.3.4. Nobile Louise Drago, (1968-., married.

2.1.1.1.1.3.3.5. Nobile Tommaso Drago, (1971-.

2.1.1.1.1.3.4. Nobile Clarissa Drago.

2.1.1.1.1.4. Nobile Antonia Maria Drago, (1879-1960)., married 1901 Rocco de Stefano., with issue.

2.1.1.1.1.5. Nobile Antonia Louisa Drago, (1883-1981), ‘Nun’, dunm.

2.1.1.1.2. Nobile Biagio Drago, married with issue.

2.1.1.1.3. Nobile Edoardo Drago, married with issue.

2.1.1.1.4.  Nobile Antonia Drago, married her Cousin Casmiro Drago e Sacchetti, (See Below).

2.1.1.2. Nobile Antonio Drago, married with issue.

2.1.2. Nobile Pietro Drago, married with issue.

2.2. Nobile Casimiro Drago, married with issue.

2.3. Nobile Maria Eleanora Drago, married with issue.

2.4. Nobile Felice Drago, married 1742 Cospicua to Felicita Azzopardi, with issue.

2.4.1. Nobile Antonino Drago, married 1769 Cospicua to Caterina Cutajar, with issue.

2.4.1.1. Nobile Luigi Drago, married 1813 Cospicua to Lucia Bonfanti.

2.4.1.2. Nobile Felice Drago, married 1801 Ghaxaq to Maria Anna Grima, with issue.

2.4.1.2.1. Nobile Lorenzo Drago, married 1841 Cospicua to Maria Teresa Haji.

2.4.1.2.2. Nobile Giuseppe Drago, married 1842 Zejtun to Caterina Falzon, with issue.

2.4.1.2.2.1. Nobile Felice Drago, married 1870 Birkirkara to Fortunata Busuttil.

2.4.1.3. Nobile Francesco Drago, married 1801 Cospicua to Maria Tabone.

2.4.1.4. Nobile Giuseppe Drago, married 1802 Cospicua to Rosaria Cassar.

2.4.1.5. Nobile Aloisea Drago, married 1798 Cospicua to Feliciano Genius, with issue.

2.4.1.5.1. Antonio Genius, married 1843 Cospicua to Maria Zappada.

2.4.1.5.2. Rosa Genius, married 1837 Cospicua to Tomaso Lupo.

2.4.1.5.3. Caterina Genius, married 1833 Cospicua to Stefano Giordano.

2.4.1.5.4. Margherita Genius, married 1823 Cospicua to Luca Cirignie.

2.4.1.5.5. Maria Anna Genius, married 1816 Cospicua to Michele Amadeo.

2.4.2. Nobile Barbara Drago, married 1779 Cospicua to Giuseppe Borg, with issue.

2.4.2.1. Lorenzo Borg Drago, married 1806 Vittoriosa to Anna Namura.

2.4.2.2. Michele Borg Drago, married 1816 Valletta to Beligna Calleja.

2.4.2.3. Felice Borg Drago, married 1824 Vittoriosa to Fortunata Cristina.

2.5. Nobile Lorenzo Drago, married (1) 1742 Cospicua to Margherita Briffa, married (2) to Florinda Tabone, with issue.

2.5.1. (First Marriage) Nobile Antonio Drago, married 1771 Senglea to Caterina Balzan.

2.5.2. Nobile Elizabetta Drago, married 1801 Cospicua to Michele Giugliano.

2.5.3. Nobile Carmela Drago, married 1802 Cospicua to Giuseppe Balzan.

3. Nobile Raffaele Drago e Naselli., with issue.

4. Nobile Gioacchino Drago e Naselli, ‘Abbott”, dunm.

* Casimiro Drago e Naselli, 2nd Marquis Drago and Barone Gabella della Scannatura di Trapani, (1690-1775), married 1735 to Flavia Mira dei Marchesi di San Giorgio of Sicily, with issue.

1. Nobile Biagio Drago d'Aragona, 3rd Marquis-See Below.

2. Nobile Maria Drago e Mira.

3. Nobile Stefania Drago e Mira.

4. Nobile Fra. Angelo Drago e Mira, dunm.


* Biagio Drago e Mira, 3rd Marquis Drago, and Barone Gabella della Scannatura di Trapani, (1743), married 1805 to Maria Caterina Mango-Vanni dei Marchesi di Casalgerardo of Sicily, with issue

1. Nobile Casimiro Drago e Mango-Vanni, 4th and Last Marquis-See Below.

2. Fra. Carmelo Drago e Mango-Vanni, dunm., (1812-79)., dunm.

3. Fra. Enrico Drago e Mango-Vanni, dunm., (1814-81), dunm.


* Casimiro Drago e Mango-Vanni, 4th Drago, and Last Barone Gabella della Scannatura di Trapani (Feudal Barony no Longer exist since 1812), (1808-82), married to Luisa Airoldi dei Duchi di Cruillas of Sicily, and dsp

1. Nobile Biagio Drago e Airoldi, (1832-48), dunm.

2. Nobile Maria Luisa Drago e Airoldi, (1834-35), d.inf.

3. Nobile Maria Antonia Drago e Airoldi, (1836-41), d.inf.

4. Nobile Casimiro Biagio Drago e Airoldi, (1837-56), with illegitimate issue.

4.1. (Issue from Donna Eleonora dei Marchesi Sacchetti) Casimiro Drago e Sacchetti, (1856-1949). Claimed the title in 1882 of Marchese Drago and  Barone Gabella della Scannatura. Migrated to Argentina in 1912. Married 1889 to Antonia Drago, (Cousin see above)., with issue.

4.1.1. Casimiro Drago e Drago, De-Jure Marchese de Drago, Barone Gabella della Scannatura., (1885-1956), married 1915 to Rita Sicliano., with issue.

4.1.1.1. Casimiro Drago e Sicliano, (1917- 2008), De-Jure Marchese de Drago, Barone Gabella della Scannatura., married 1946 to Anna de Silva., with issue.

4.1.1.1.1.  Maria Louisa Drago, (1948-., married.

4.1.1.1.2.  Maria Antonia Drago, (1950-., married.

4.1.1.1.3. Casimiro Biagio Drago, (1953-77), dunm.

4.1.1.2. Louis Drago, (1919-25), d.inf

4.1.1.3. Maria Tamara Drago, (1923-., Married.

4.1.1.4. Maria Yvonne Drago, (1928-94)., married.

4.1.1.5. Francesco Saverio Drago,  De-Jure Marchese de Drago, Barone Gabella della Scannatura., Resides in California, USA . (1931-2009), married (1) 1952 (div) to Isabella Henriques. Married (2) 1959 (div) Anna Lopez., Married (3) 1967 (div) Jennifer Falsone, Married (4) 1982 (div) Ingrid Storks., married (5) 1999. (div) to Penny Gatto. , married (6) 2002 to Leonore Hensley., with issue.

4.1.1.5.1. (First Marriage) Annabel Drago, (1952-., married.

4.1.1.5.2. (First Marriage) Antony Drago, (1954-98)., married 1981 to Bianca Izzo., with issue.

4.1.1.5.2.1. Thomas Drago, (1988-., De-Jure Marchese de Drago, Barone Gabella della Scannatura, married 2012 Melbourne Victoria, Australia to Ashleigh Hammond, with issue.

4.1.1.5.2.1.1. Eloise Drago, (2013-.

4.1.1.5.2.1.2. Peta Drago, (2015-.

4.1.1.5.2.2. Charlotte Drago, (1994-.

4.1.2. Yvette Drago, (1889-), married.

4.1.3. Ursula Drago, (1892-), married.

4.1.4. Nathalie Drago., (1895-), married.

4.1.5. Carmelo Drago, (1896-1922), dunm.

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