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derna, cyrenia

Postby MauroMags » 15 May 2006, 09:28

Hi there,

Are there any databases or archives that deal with the Italian colonies in Cyrenia (libya) My great grandmother Marta Maria Santoro was apparently buried there (1936?), in the city of Derna and I am curious to whether there are any viable avenues for geneology research for that part of the world.

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Re: derna, cyrenia

Postby suanj » 15 May 2006, 13:17

Hi Mauro, currently the town name s are changed, and this was the italian version of Libia town names:
Derna [= Dernah, or Darnah]:

ancient nametowns and some modern versions

Apollonia di Derna = Marsa Susa
Ardita Balbo =
Auglia =
Battisti =
B. V. Maria sui Monti =
Beda Littoria =
Cirene = Shahhat
Citta' Imperiale =
Cittanova di Derna =
Colle della SS. Trinita' =
Conciliazione =
Giarabub =
Gloria del Regno d'Italia =
Gloria del Risorgimento =
Gloria dell'Imp. Romano =
Gloria dell'Indipendenza =
Luigi di Savoia =
Mad. d. Guardia di Derna =
Mameli =
Natalizia =
Novaro =
Razza =
San Paolo di Cirene =
San Pietro di Cirene =
Santi Padri della Chiesa =
Santissimo Nome di Gesu' =
Vittoriosa =


for to know some info you can write here http://www.airl.it/ that is the website of italians that was in libia, they can help you..
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