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How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby London82 » 20 Nov 2013, 02:10

Hello,

I would like to find out where my ancestor's are buried in Vicari, Italy
How many cemetery's are located in that area? What's the names of the cemetery's?!
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby adelfio » 20 Nov 2013, 03:06

CIMITERO COMUNALE
Contrada Sant'Elia
90020 Vicari (PA)
Italy
tel: 091 8216061

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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby London82 » 20 Nov 2013, 03:20

Thank you
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby London82 » 20 Nov 2013, 03:27

London82 wrote:Thank you


Marty,

Should I write them a letter?
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby adelfio » 20 Nov 2013, 06:21

You can try to contact what years are you looking for?

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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby montclaire » 20 Nov 2013, 08:12

Depending on the area and the date of death, you might not find anything. In some places they recycle the plots after about 70 years. What else can you do in areas that have been heavily populated for over 2000 years?
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby Italysearcher » 20 Nov 2013, 15:41

You can read about Italian burial practices and cemeteries on my website.
Ann Tatangelo
http://angelresearch.wordpress.com
ANNOYING THE SAINTS - Stories of my Life in Italy. http://www.lulu.com/content/paperback-b ... ly/7731505
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby London82 » 20 Nov 2013, 18:51

adelfio wrote:You can try to contact what years are you looking for?

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I'm looking to find out where my great great grandmother is buried.
Lucia Agozzino Murana from Vicari, Italy
She did not stay in the u.s. With my great great grandfather, but her name is on the ss Liguria in 1904 to New Orleans with my great grandfather giuseppe Murana. I'm curious to know where she ended up. She did not stay in the u.s.
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby London82 » 20 Nov 2013, 19:03

It says she was 43 when she was on the ss Liguria in 1904 but I don't know how accurate that is
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby London82 » 20 Nov 2013, 19:07

montclaire wrote:Depending on the area and the date of death, you might not find anything. In some places they recycle the plots after about 70 years. What else can you do in areas that have been heavily populated for over 2000 years?



ooOoOohhh ok
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Re: How to find out where ancestor's are buried?

Postby gayleputt » 28 Nov 2013, 21:53

Have you tried Find-A-Grave website? They do have some international cemeteries in their database. :D
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