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Pofi Conti or Recine

Postby Conti832 » 27 Feb 2007, 19:06

I posted a while back .I am looking for family in Pofi.My Grandfather Luigi Conti who came to America in 1913 .His Father's name was Francesco.My Grandmother was Mattia Recine ,Fathers name Giovanni.She came in 1916.He came to America with Pietro Scurpa .

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Postby nuccia » 27 Feb 2007, 20:04

So this was your grandmother?

New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
about Mattia Recine
Name: Mattia Recine
Estimated birth year: abt 1888
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Port of Departure: Napoli
Ethnicity/Race/Nationality: Italian (South) (Italian)
Ship Name: Caserta
Search Ship Database: Search the Caserta in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Nativity: Italy
Line: 17
Microfilm Serial: T715
Microfilm Roll: T715_2506
Birth Location: Italy
Birth Location Other: pofi
Page Number: 130

Its a two page manifest listing her father as Giovanni and going to see her cousin Scurfia (I think) Felice. Have yo seen it already? If not, then I'll link it. What type of records were you looking for? American, Italian, Romanian?
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Re: Pofi Conti or Recine

Postby Conti832 » 27 Feb 2007, 20:40

Yes,Was that on the Ellis Island site?Because the age is wrong on there.Her cousin was Scurpa.I was looking to see if I could find family
or Italin records.Thanks for responding anyway.

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Re: Pofi Conti or Recine

Postby nuccia » 28 Feb 2007, 13:54

Here is a list of immigrants going through Ellis Island with the surname Recine

You may want to try going through them for clues on your family. Before finding Italian records you should try and get all your American research done. Make use of the free free sites.

Heres a website on the town of Pofi. Notice the surname list?

http://lazio.indettaglio.it/eng/motori/ ... omune=Pofi

Insert the name in the search bar and it will provide you with some info on that surname.
http://lazio.indettaglio.it/eng/motori/ ... i_out.html

For locating relatives still living in Italy you may want to try the Italian White Pages

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Re: Pofi Conti or Recine

Postby nuccia » 28 Feb 2007, 13:55

Microfilms can also be ordered from the Family History centers in your area for the town of Pofi. Here's the link to the Family Search site...

http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library ... umns=*,0,0
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Re: Pofi Conti or Recine

Postby Conti832 » 28 Feb 2007, 16:12

Thank you very much for those sites.

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Re: Pofi Conti or Recine

Postby nuccia » 28 Feb 2007, 17:06

You're welcome. Let us know if they help at all.
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