Santa Margherita di Belice vital records

Are you looking for an Italian surname? Do you need more information about your family heritage?
This is the right place to start your genealogy search.
User avatar
Posts: 17
Joined: 06 Sep 2010, 16:29

Santa Margherita di Belice vital records

Postby Melona75 » 08 Mar 2011, 15:22

I've been working on my Sicilian family tree for months. I've recently discovered a link to Santa Margherita di Belice. Our LoIacono family were in Santa Margherita before going to Contessa Entellina. I've been able to get some info through the LDS( site and have details from a Contessa site but I'm trying to trace back to pre-1817. Does anyone know of a personal collection of records older than 1817?

Giachino(or Gioachino) LoIacono born about 1794 Santa Margherita di Belice/don't know d.o.d.
He married Francesca Billello sometime before 1815. She was brn about 1795 and died Jan 10, 1863 Contessa Entellina. They had 11 children, several died young. They were in Santa Margherita until at least 1828, that's the year of their last born child in Santa Margherita and the rest I believe were born in Contessa.

I appreciate any help, info or ideas.

User avatar
Posts: 6795
Joined: 27 Oct 2010, 13:47
Location: Chicago

Re: Santa Margherita di Belice vital records

Postby adelfio » 08 Mar 2011, 15:45

You would very likely go through the churches here is some churches in that town just enter the town in dove and hit trova ... i%20Belice

Letter for writing to a parish in Italy ... tter4.html

Marty A
Researching Trabia, Palermo surnames Adelfio, Bondi, Butera, Scardino,Rinella, Scardamaglia


Return to “Italian Genealogy”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Baidu [Spider] and 16 guests