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nbonafede
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Hello

Postby nbonafede » 21 Nov 2009, 23:35

New to forum and looking for advice on how to search..
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Re: Mariano Bonafede / Michael Mariano Bonafede - 1910 Marsa

Postby misbris » 22 Nov 2009, 01:36

Hi and welcome to the forum,

I am posting the manifest because it has some info on it that you may or may not have seen.

http://www.ellisisland.org/EIFile/popup ... &line=0019

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http://www.ellisisland.org/EIFile/popup ... &line=0019


It gives his father's name as Giuseppe and says he is going to brother Angelo in Southampton, Long Island.


Do you have any info on Angelo?

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Re: Mariano Bonafede / Michael Mariano Bonafede - 1910 Marsa

Postby misbris » 22 Nov 2009, 01:50

Angelo was travelling with a Pietro Nizza, probably a cousin, because they were both going to a cousin Pietro Bonafede in Brooklyn.

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Re: Mariano Bonafede / Michael Mariano Bonafede - 1910 Marsa

Postby PeterTimber » 22 Nov 2009, 11:40

Fpr anything prior to 1910 your talking about your Italian Genealogy which you should dfamiliarize yourself with prior to making inquiries so that you know what you ant to request andf we can speedily direct you to the right source in Italian language form letters.

Now go to www.angelfire.com/ok3/pearlsofwisdfom/d ... earch.html

Further you can also go to www.angelfire.com/ok3/pearlsofwisdfom/D ... tters.html

If you wish you can go to www.familysearch.org and lok up the nearest Mormon church familyhistory library where you can rent out the civil records for Marsala dating back to 1820 for about $5.00 and take along a companion book for the films DISCOVERING YOUR ITALIAN ANCESTORS by Lynn Nelson.

We are here to answer any questions that come up. =Peter=
~Peter~


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