I am trying to trace my grandparents Giulio Fiorentino and Assunzione Lucignani who married ca 1883 /l884. How do I access marriage registries in Italy / Tuscany. I do not know the exact location, but probably Florence, Siena, Livorno.
You will need to know the EXACT town of birth for your ancestors since civil records are held at the town level. Marriages were generally held in the town of the bride, but the marriage would have also been registered in the town of the groom.
To find out where exactly your grandparents were born/married we'll need to do some research.
What details can you give us about them? Approx. dates of birth? Approx. year of marriage? Names of children? parents? Where did they settle?
Any clues you can provide will help with the search
You can also view the microfilms of the Toscano Region (quite a few) at your nearest Family History Center...
Here is what they have available (the blue links) - If you click on the blue highlighted links you will see what civil registrations (nati=births; mamtrimoni=marriages; morti=deaths, etc.) are available to view, and the dates...