Stefanese, Steffinnii, Stefin Family

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Stefanese, Steffinnii, Stefin Family

Post by amie78 » 02 Nov 2016, 14:52

I am looking for any information on this family surname. My great grandfather was Sylvester or Sylvestri Stefanese or Steffininni, later Stefin in Pensylvannia USA. I know he immigrated here from Campofranco, Caltanissetta, Italy. Somewhere in the early 1900 or late 1800's. Any information where I can go to find birth records for Italy or anything on this surname I would be eternally grateful.

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Re: Stefanese, Steffinnii, Stefin Family

Post by adelfio » 17 Nov 2016, 04:55

Welcome to IG website
I think the surname is Stefani and he was from Casamarciano, Napoli
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Re: Stefanese, Steffinnii, Stefin Family

Post by Tessa78 » 18 Nov 2016, 18:40

In Casamarciano, Napoli, the surnames found are Stefanile ... and Stefanelli :-)

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Re: Stefanese, Steffinnii, Stefin Family

Post by Eleven » 11 Dec 2016, 04:33

Wow..My father was born in Campofranco. I know members of the Stefanese family, from there. The ones I know migrated to the Bronx. These people were very close to my family. They were lifelong friends, going back generations...christening each others children, etc. I believe the man's first name was Isadore, probably born in the early 1900s

Family search has the records for this town. 1866-1910

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If you want to contact me in email you can. Put Campofranco in the title of the email so I dont miss it.
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