Domenica Salerno Mother Last name?

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Domenica Salerno Mother Last name?

Postby stokkster1 » 25 Oct 2015, 22:35

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/T ... ,353331102

I think it Garrasi but looking for another opinion

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Re: Domenica Salerno Mother Last name?

Postby PippoM » 26 Oct 2015, 08:20

I read Garesi
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Re: Domenica Salerno Mother Last name?

Postby carubia » 26 Oct 2015, 11:38

It really does look like Garesi. It's hard to see how it could be anything different. But Garesi doesn't really exist as a name in Italy now, and I haven't come across it in Sicily in the 19th c. either, whereas Garrasi (along with Guarrasi and Guarraci) is a name found in Palermo and other parts of Sicily.

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Re: Domenica Salerno Mother Last name?

Postby erudita74 » 26 Oct 2015, 13:21

I believe the mother's surname was Guaresi and that the u was omitted in the death record. Here is a death record for another child of the same couple and there is clearly a u in the surname. (#103 for Providenza Salerno)

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/T ... ,353331102

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