looking to continue my family tree.

Over 25 million Italians have emigrated between 1861 and 1960 with a migration boom between 1871 and 1915 when over 13,5 million emigrants left the country for European and overseas destinations.
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looking to continue my family tree.

Post by sceaminmonkey » 06 Mar 2011, 04:42

so along my journey for citizenship I found out so much that I want to continue. I have my great great grandparents names but, I dont know where to go from there. I can not verify alot of the information so If I find something I wont know if its them for sure. I am looking for tips on how to go about this. so far the communes just give names but no profession or address etc. This is for the commune of naples.

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Post by mler » 06 Mar 2011, 13:59

If you can obtain your gggparents' birth certificates, it will probably list their parents' names. That may be a first step if you want to research further back. The comune of Napoli is a large one, but they seem to respond fairly quickly to such requests.

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