location help pls

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location help pls

Post by dmt1955 » 07 Dec 2018, 03:11

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any thoughts on the name of the town where the decedent lives?

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Re: location help pls

Post by bbivona » 08 Dec 2018, 15:00

My guess is Cicagna, in the region of Liguria. Usually a decedent's residence wouldn't be far away, but this is a soldier in the infantry, so he could be from anywhere.
https://www.google.com/maps/place/16044 ... d9.2380064

The handwriting is difficult, that's my interpretation based on matching to other letters in the document. The third letter doesn't look much like a "c" but is about the same is a the "c" in Domenico and the first "a" after that "c" looks a lot like the "a" in Salvatore on the line before. The last letter matches the "a" in the age 6 lines above. Still, it's tricky and the handwriting isn't always consistent through the document, so I'm not certain here.
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Re: location help pls

Post by dmt1955 » 08 Dec 2018, 15:37

thank you very much for your efforts with this challenging act.
donna
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Researching: Locations of interest: Ariano Irpino, Altavilla Irpina, Montaguto, Volturrara Irpina
Names: Andreano, Grasso, Iagulli, Rizzo, Purcaro, Scaglione, Troisi, Raimo

https://ArianoIrpinoGenealogy.weebly.com/

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