Scannavino Family Help About Birth Certificates

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Scannavino Family Help About Birth Certificates

Post by scannavino » 09 Aug 2010, 01:12

Ciao i miei amici,

On my last post that I posted on here, i was referred by one of the members to

I would like to say THANK YOU for whoever suggested that site...I was able to track my Scannavino family all the way back to the 1600's :) I was so excited....I am truly so happy with this website, it has helped me so much...

I want to get birth certificates for Giovanni Scannavino...Born 1885 in Ragusa, Sicilia.....
His parents were Francesco Scannavino and Giovanna LaCarrubba....what do I do??

I really have no idea, I don't speak Italian that much and I'm lost of what to do...Please any help is helpful :)


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Re: Scannavino Family Help About Birth Certificates

Post by Tessa78 » 09 Aug 2010, 01:58

You can write directly to the Comune of Ragusa to request birth certificates...
Ufficio dello Stato Civile
Corso Italia, 72
97100 Ragusa (RG)

Write your letter in can use these form letters in Italian... ... civile.asp ... tters.html

Be sure to include the date of birth, and parents' names...
You can include a self-addressed envelope UNSTAMPED...

Good luck.


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