Town with a different Name?

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Town with a different Name?

Postby bklynny » 18 Oct 2005, 07:40

Hi, I recently found relatives from the 1700's. I treid looking up the town that it says that they are from but I think it no longer exists. Is thi spossible and if so what would this town be called today? The town is called Umbriatico in the province of Cantanzaro in Calabria.
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Re: Town with a different Name?

Postby italy50 » 18 Oct 2005, 08:31

I found a town by that name, and its in the Calabria region, but the province is different. The province is Controne.

could it be the same one?
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Re: Town with a different Name?

Postby italy50 » 18 Oct 2005, 08:35

sorry, i spelled the province name wrong.

Its crotone
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Re: Town with a different Name?

Postby suanj » 18 Oct 2005, 11:18

Umbriatico town is currently in CROTONE province, but CROTONE is an recente italian province (born from an provincial area of Catanzaro province), so in the past Umbriatico was in Catanzaro province.. regards, suanj
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