rocchiccioli

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
gmctank
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 3
Joined: 04 Feb 2006, 00:00
Location: virginia

rocchiccioli

Postby gmctank » 05 Feb 2006, 04:10

i am looking for information on my great grandfather. He was born in Tuscany italy around 1831. He came to american in 1851. He fought in some kind of civil war in italy before coming to the state. Please I need help trying to find his family and information.. His name was Vincenzo Rocchiccioli. Your help will be greatly appreciated.
gmctank

User avatar
ricbru
V.I.P.
V.I.P.
Posts: 1877
Joined: 04 Feb 2004, 00:00
Location: TRENTO - ITALY
Contact:

Re: rocchiccioli

Postby ricbru » 05 Feb 2006, 04:33

Hello,
I found this ship record about Vincenzo Rocchiccioli, is it yours?

Vincenzo Rocchiccioli

Occupation Merchant
Age 50
Sex M
Literacy U
Arrived 29 Nov 1886
Origin Italy
Port Havre
Last Residence U
Destination New York
Plan Unknown
Ship La Bretagne
Passage Unknown

I can see that most Rocchiccioli come from Barga,

http://stevemorse.org/goulnik/match1.ph ... &dwpdone=1

These are the Rocchccioli in Toscana

http://www.paginebianche.it/execute.cgi ... r=10&td=4&

at least you can try to request birth record to:

Comune
Ufficio di Stato Civile
Piazza Garibaldi
55051 Barga (LU)
Italy

urp@comunedibarga.it

or contact

Archivio di Stato di Lucca

http://wwwdb.archivi.beniculturali.it/S ... 22LUCCA%22

or for parish records

http://www.parrocchie.it/gear/qlist.htm ... d_cognome=

I hope it helps, bye Riccardo :lol:

User avatar
gmctank
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 3
Joined: 04 Feb 2006, 00:00
Location: virginia

Re: rocchiccioli

Postby gmctank » 05 Feb 2006, 22:41

thank you for your information. My great grand father came to the U.S, in 1851 that much I know. I will use your information to try to get more information. thank you again
gmctank


Return to “Italian Genealogy”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot], MSNbot Media, Yahoo [Bot] and 5 guests