Can anyone figure out her last name?

Are you looking for an Italian surname? Do you need more information about your family heritage?
This is the right place to start your genealogy search.
Post Reply
JTareco
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 2
Joined: 10 Oct 2016, 02:02

Can anyone figure out her last name?

Post by JTareco » 08 Nov 2016, 00:31

Death certificate from Valledolmo, Sicily for my 4th great grandmother Maria Ricotta in the upper right. Her parents are Rosolino and Rosaria. Can not figure out her last name.
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9MZ-5VFB
or even from the index #19
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9MZ-5V33

User avatar
Primo Mattino
Rookie
Rookie
Posts: 31
Joined: 08 Sep 2012, 21:43
Contact:

Re: Can anyone figure out her last name?

Post by Primo Mattino » 15 Nov 2016, 23:03

I think it's Pigrolunti (index) or Pignolunti (certificate)

erudita74
Master
Master
Posts: 5205
Joined: 27 Aug 2012, 20:26

Re: Can anyone figure out her last name?

Post by erudita74 » 15 Nov 2016, 23:25

Pizzolanti

VotM
Elite
Elite
Posts: 268
Joined: 23 Dec 2014, 22:04
Location: Maryland

Re: Can anyone figure out her last name?

Post by VotM » 16 Nov 2016, 00:51

Looking at the deccenial indicies didn't shed much light. The "Indici decennali (morti) 1887-1896" shows a cluster of Pizrolanti; the "Indici decennali (nati) 1887-1896" shows a cluster of either Pizrolanti or Pizzolanti depending on if there are two styles of "z"; the marriage indicies suggest Pizzolanti.
LDS Gioiosa Marea "road map" post at
http://italiangenealogy.com/forum/itali ... logy/33808

LDS Cefalù, Termini Imerese and Villaurea "road map" post at
http://www.italiangenealogy.com/forum/i ... 50#p239255

JTareco
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 2
Joined: 10 Oct 2016, 02:02

Re: Can anyone figure out her last name?

Post by JTareco » 16 Nov 2016, 01:45

Thanks all, this took a week to post and I figured it out, it's Pizzolanti.

Do all new topics need to be approved before they are posted?

VotM
Elite
Elite
Posts: 268
Joined: 23 Dec 2014, 22:04
Location: Maryland

Re: Can anyone figure out her last name?

Post by VotM » 16 Nov 2016, 09:08

If I recall correctly, my first post was delayed. Everything else has appeared almost immediately.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Baidu [Spider], Google Adsense [Bot], MSNbot Media and 13 guests