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montrone

Post by jolynn » 23 May 2007, 12:33

hello all, i have now found the correct spelling of a house my italian grandmother owned, it was called montrone, anyone know if there is a place in italy called montrone. thankyou, john

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Post by JamesBianco » 23 May 2007, 13:24

It is one of two villages which make up the Comune of Adelfia, Provincia Bari, Regione Puglia, Italy

here is a brief article on Adelfia.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelfia

here is the official site for the town

http://comune.adelfia.bari.it/dev/

here is (roughly where it is in Italy)
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Hope that helps!

Jim :)

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Re: montrone

Post by jolynn » 23 May 2007, 14:50

thanks jim, that is very helpful, i understand there was a lot of emmigration from that area around 1900, which was about the time when my grandmother left italy. thanks again, regards john

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