Five Families (The Godfather)

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The Five Families are five major Mafia crime families in the novel and film The Godfather. The families are based on the real life New York Five Families, five major Italian American crime families.

The Five Families[edit]

The Corleones[edit]

The Dons of the Corleone family:

The Tattaglias[edit]

The Dons of the Tattaglia family:

The Barzinis[edit]

The Dons of the Barzini family:

  • Giuseppe Mariposa (1920s–1934)
  • Emilio Barzini (1934–1955)
  • Paulie Fortunato (1955–19??)

The Cuneos[edit]

The Dons of the Cuneo family:

  • Carmine Cuneo/Ottilio Cuneo (1920s–1955)
  • Leo Cuneo (1955–1979)

The Straccis[edit]

The Dons of the Stracci family:

  • Anthony Stracci/Victor Stracci (1920s–1955)
  • Mario Stracci (1955–19??)