Shadroui Family Papers


Shadroui Family Papers


World War, 1939-1945


Biographical/Historical Note

Joseph and Marianna Shadroui had six sons, Richard, Peter, Alfred, Paul, John, and George. The family immigrated to the United States and lived in Barre, Vermont. While son George Shadroui died in 1929, the other five sons all served in the US military during World War II. The family also had three daughters, Hannet, Freda, and Celia. Celia married Tom Shediac, with whom she had at least one child, Cathy. Richard Shadroui attended Juilliard and sang in the New York Opera. Peter Shadroui had at least one son, George, and lived in Salisbury, North Carolina as an adult, where he owned a bowling alley nearby in Statesville. 

Scope/Content Note

The collection contains family photographs, newspaper clippings related to the Shadroui family, and photographs and memorabilia from Peter Shadroui's military service during World War II.


Michael Shadroui


Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies


circa 1928, undated


Processed by Khayrallah Program staff. Collection Guide content contributed by Claire A. Kempa and updated by Allison Hall, 2023 November.


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