Castrofilippo

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Castrofilippo

Postby wdato » 22 Apr 2009, 00:00

I am trying to find information on my great grandmother Antonia Morreale who was born in Castrofilippo. She was born in 1884.

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Re: Castrofilippo

Postby wldspirit » 22 Apr 2009, 12:59

This town has been microfilmed by the Lds:

Civil Registration

From this resource you can trace birth, marriage and death records.

The proper way of obtaining microfilm from a Family History Center
1. You go to www.familysearch.org

2. Click on the tab on the top right called Library

3. Click on the words Family History Library Catalog

4. Click on the words Place Search and type in the town you are looking for. Then click the word search.

5. A list of the results will show up. (an example: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

6. Click on the link you are looking for such a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Vital Records. A new page will appear where it will show all the films for Vital Records

7. Click on the link you want such as Death Registries.

8. Click on View Film Notes and a list of the microfilm numbers will appear.

9. Click at the bottom of the page, For a printable copy, click hereand you will get a form to print out with all the film numbers.

10. Click print.



Ordering Microfilm

1. Now the FHC does not have all the microfilm in their possession.

2. You have to order the microfilm which takes 3-4 weeks for it to arrive.

3. It costs about $5.75 a roll for 30 days of viewing time.

4. If you need to renew the microfilm, it cost about $5.50 for another 60 days.

5. If you need to renew it after the 60 days, it will cost another $5.50 and the films can be kept on an indefinite bases.

6. Microfilm must be viewed at the FHC.

7. Copies are $0.35 a page.

Written and Created for the Family History Center of Cherry Hill, New Jersey - by PTCTM - Trish - 02/2006

To locate a center near you:

Family History Centers

Italian genealogical word list

Latin genealogical word list

Also a book by Lynn Nelson, Discovering your Italian Ancestors is very helpful for use with microfilm research.

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Re: Castrofilippo

Postby wdato » 22 Apr 2009, 17:23

Thank you so much for the advice. I have been to the family history center so I will order the films this week.

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Re: Castrofilippo

Postby wldspirit » 24 Apr 2009, 13:03

Good Luck with your research!!
If you have any problems with the microfilm just post your questions or the image, we have members here who are very experienced with Italian records!!
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