Help with a town listed on a marriage record

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Help with a town listed on a marriage record

Post by pm16 » 19 Sep 2016, 01:44

Hi,
I have a New York marriage record for Rose Vedimiglia and Nicola Carodino from 1920. It says that Nicola Carodino was born in Motendi, Italy however, I cannot find any Motendi. Rose was from Vatolla...is there a Motendi close to there?

Thank you for any help you can give.

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Post by TerraLavoro » 19 Sep 2016, 03:16

Vatolla is a frazione of the comune Perdifumo, in Salerno province. Montendi might be a corruption of the town of Monte di Procida, Naples province? Are you sure of the name Carodino?
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Re: Help with a town listed on a marriage record

Post by PippoM » 19 Sep 2016, 12:29

I think he was Nicola Corradino:

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X4T7-VT8

He was probably from Matonti, a hamlet of Laureana Cilento (not far from Perdifumo), may be this one:

Corradino
Nome: Nicola
Classe: 1886
Comune di nascita: Laureana
Corradino Nicola di Gennaro e Gallo Orsola nato il 25/11/1886 a Laureana di professione
Giuseppe "Pippo" Moccaldi

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Re: Help with a town listed on a marriage record

Post by TerraLavoro » 19 Sep 2016, 15:55

Bravo Pippo. Carodino did not register with me.
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Re: Help with a town listed on a marriage record

Post by pm16 » 19 Sep 2016, 23:00

Yes! That is him..thank you so much!

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Re: Help with a town listed on a marriage record

Post by Tessa78 » 19 Sep 2016, 23:01

Here is a possible arrival for Nicola in 1906.
Age 20 - occupation: shoemaker, agrees with occupation listed on the 1930 US Census Pippo :-D posted!
AND he was from Salerno :-)

Line 5
http://libertyellisfoundation.org/show- ... cGciOw==/1

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