Vittorio Ciccone born in Monticchio, Aquila

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Vittorio Ciccone born in Monticchio, Aquila

Post by AlCicconi » 24 Jan 2009, 17:26

I am looking for his parents or any other brothers and sisters.

here is what I have so far, but i think i have hit the end of the road.

Thank you for any help you may offer

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Re: Vittorio Ciccone born in Monticchio, Aquila

Post by vj » 24 Jan 2009, 17:45

Hello Al!
I really liked your narrative.

It appears that both Monticchio & Bagno are Frazioni of L'Aquila:

Have you tried writing to the comune for Vittorio's records?

Ufficio dello Stato Civile
Comune di L'Aquila
Piazza Palazzo
67100 L'Aquila AQ

Here’s an interactive form letter with instructions to get you started: ... civile.asp

You could also review your family’s records on microfilm.

Italian records on microfilm:
Your nearest Family History Center has records for Monticchio on microfilm.
The cost is about $6 mo (rent), you’ll need to go to the center to order & view them.

Family History Library Catalog: ... t_fhlc.asp

film notes

Italy, L'Aquila, Monticchio - Civil registration

Registri dello stato civile, 1809-1910 Bagno (L'Aquila).
Ufficio dello stato civile

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