Bucci, Massimino from San Salvo, & Casalbordino

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Bucci, Massimino from San Salvo, & Casalbordino

Postby marciasilvestri » 23 Jun 2014, 21:21

Hi All, I am just beginning to look for my grandfather's family. He changed his name upon entering Montreal, Canada, from (reportedly) Cosimino, to Massimino Bucci, when he entered the U.S. in October of 1909. He was born in Casalbordino, Chieti, Abruzzo, in 1891, but always said, with pride, he was from San Salvo. I have had no luck finding "Cosimino" Bucci. His father was Nicola, and his mother was Maria Ricciardi.
Does anyone have any advice for me? I've exhausted FamilySearch, and several other sites.

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Re: Bucci, Massimino from San Salvo, & Casalbordino

Postby johnnyonthespot » 23 Jun 2014, 22:25

Neither name is a commonly recognized Italian nome; see http://www.nomix.it/nomi-italiani-lettera-C.php

Before I waste a lot of time telling you things you already know, do you have an ancestry.com account? There are several records relating to Massiminio.

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Re: Bucci, Massimino from San Salvo, & Casalbordino

Postby suanj » 24 Jun 2014, 17:43

marciasilvestri wrote:Hi All, I am just beginning to look for my grandfather's family. He changed his name upon entering Montreal, Canada, from (reportedly) Cosimino, to Massimino Bucci, when he entered the U.S. in October of 1909. He was born in Casalbordino, Chieti, Abruzzo, in 1891, but always said, with pride, he was from San Salvo. I have had no luck finding "Cosimino" Bucci. His father was Nicola, and his mother was Maria Ricciardi.
Does anyone have any advice for me? I've exhausted FamilySearch, and several other sites.

Massimino declared on this record, that he was born in San Salvo:

Name: Massinneno Bucci
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Canton City no 35, Massachusetts, United States
Gender: Male
Nationality: Italy
Birth Date: 29 Apr 1891
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/T ... cc=1968530
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