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phrase on death record

Post by dmt1955 » 15 Mar 2015, 02:24

on a death record, after name and age is "residente di passaggio" - does this mean the person died as he was passing through the town?

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Re: phrase on death record

Post by Anizio » 15 Mar 2015, 02:32


Year of death record? place? may we see it.

Usually the death goes: Name, age, profession, residence, and place of birth.

Would the death happen to have been in Umbria? There is a town in Umbria called Passaggio for instance.
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