Description: also Gaetano Amodeo familyties
Agrigento province old history
group Fratellanza got into war with the groups Cavalleria and Cappuccia
Favara had in the old times its group Fratellanza of which Martello Rosario Alaimo was a member he helped strangle his own nephew Calogero Camilleri 11 february 1883 and then committed suicide in prison.
Arrested were Agostino Guarneri, Pietro Puzzangara, Luigi Montante, Salvatore Di Franco, Domenico Trupia,
Agrigento (old names Akragas and Girgenti) and province
In Agrigento’s province there are the cities Agrigento, Ribera, Siculiana, Cattolica Eraclea. Montallegro, Palma di Montechiaro, Porto Empedocle, Menfi, Sciacca, Canicatti, Raffadali, Racalmuto (here was writer Leonardo Sciascia born), Favara. writer Luigi Pirandello born in Agrigento (Girgenti).
Siculiana, Cattolica Eraclea and Montallegro (Agrigento province)
The triangle Siculiana, Cattolica Eraclea and Montallegro is considered one mafia territory, according to Renato Candida a major in the Carabinieri.
The Cuntrera’s and Caruana’s were campieri (armed guards) of the local baron Agnello, who owned nearly all of the village Siculiana and its surroundings.
Giuseppe Cuntrera (married Anna Spataro and they got the sons Liborio, Paolo, Gaspare and Pasquale Cuntrera) and his brother Liborio Cuntrera (born 1912 married Maria Nodita? and their son was Agostino Cuntrera).