2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

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2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby dmt1955 » 19 Jun 2016, 00:16

https://s31.postimg.org/6kppa1tcr/1849_ ... rriage.jpg

bottom of act.....document #3 is the death act of bride's first husband....Puorro? Ruozzo?

either surname would be found in this town.

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Re: 2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby krash142 » 19 Jun 2016, 00:50

When I read it, I see Ruozzo, but you might want a third opinion here.

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Re: 2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby dmt1955 » 19 Jun 2016, 01:08

krash....thanks for your reply. it prompted me to look at the whole record again and if i compare the writing of the word [anno] 'corrente' - the o and the r's look similar..so...i am leaning more towards puorro.

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Re: 2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby Tessa78 » 19 Jun 2016, 05:01

I am reading the surname as Puorro. :-)

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Re: 2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby AngelaGrace56 » 19 Jun 2016, 05:11

I'm reading Puozzo - so clearly:-)

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Re: 2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby liviomoreno » 19 Jun 2016, 07:20

To me it is 101% Puorro, a surname found in Ariano Irpino.
Puozzo is also a valid surname but it is found mainly in the North of Italy.

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Re: 2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby AngelaGrace56 » 19 Jun 2016, 09:16

liviomoreno wrote:To me it is 101% Puorro, a surname found in Ariano Irpino.
Puozzo is also a valid surname but it is found mainly in the North of Italy.


Livio, now that I look at the words like marito and primo and other words with the letter "r" in the record, I agree, the surname is Puorro. (I did however actually see an entry for the name Puozzo in Ariano Irpino, which has possibly been misentered (Family Search). There was no image with it so I couldn't check.) Good catch.

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Re: 2nd set of eyes on marriage act.

Postby dmt1955 » 19 Jun 2016, 14:53

i thank each of you for your help with the last name.

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