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by PippoM
Yesterday, 12:51
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Death date - Vori ?
Replies: 7
Views: 223

Re: Death date - Vori ?

darkerhorse wrote: 16 Oct 2021, 01:13 I'm just glad I beat Pippo to the answer.
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by PippoM
14 Oct 2021, 08:58
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: transcription di piazza
Replies: 4
Views: 272

Re: transcription di piazza

Thanks, Erudita, I agree.
Also, Vincenzo was the widower of deceased Maria Arra.
It's hard for me to read the rest, but maybe Vincenzo lived in the Parish of Santa Croce and Concetta in the Parish of San Nicola of Nicosia (?). But there are a lot of shortenings I can't read or interpret.
by PippoM
14 Oct 2021, 08:43
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Translation Request
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Re: Translation Request

Date: Dec 15th, 1758
Spouses: Pietro Scirè and Paola Speziale, both never married and living in Bagheria.
Parents don't seem to be mentioned.
by PippoM
13 Oct 2021, 10:34
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: transcription di piazza
Replies: 4
Views: 272

Re: transcription di piazza

deceased Paolo Fascetta and living Antonina
deceased Tommaso (?) and Maria Di Piazza
by PippoM
12 Oct 2021, 08:59
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Emilio Mainini and Josephine Branca
Replies: 1
Views: 308

Re: Emilio Mainini and Josephine Branca

If this is him (line 20): https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C9T3-B92S-B?i=377&cc=1368704&personaUrl=%2Fark%3A%2F61903%2F1%3A1%3AJFMC-VPR his father was Vittorio, and he was from Lonate Pozzolo, now province of Varese This must be the right Giuseppina (line 8) https://www.famil...
by PippoM
11 Oct 2021, 09:01
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help with Birth Certificate (Serino, Italy)
Replies: 2
Views: 407

Re: Help with Birth Certificate (Serino, Italy)

Births of Serino for 1880 are here:

http://dl.antenati.san.beniculturali.it ... 1880/1902/

but I couldn't find hers.
Maybe in nearby years.
by PippoM
11 Oct 2021, 08:58
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Transcription
Replies: 5
Views: 506

Re: Transcription

This is what I can read:

Jan 7th, 1692
Antonino ? about 50 years old, passed away and was buried in the Church of Santa Maria
by PippoM
11 Oct 2021, 08:53
Forum: Italian History & Culture
Topic: Unit of Currency in 1820s Sicily
Replies: 2
Views: 454

Re: Unit of Currency in 1820s Sicily

Info about the "onza": https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onza_(moneta)#:~:text=L'onza%20(o%20oncia),onza%20corrispondeva%20a%2030%20tar%C3%AC. Here, you find something more. According to what the author says, one "onza" was the equivalent of about 180 modern euros. https://www.laltra...
by PippoM
11 Oct 2021, 08:46
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Re. il Feudo
Replies: 2
Views: 772

Re: Re. il Feudo

Feudalism was over, but maybe names remained for a long time.
by PippoM
23 Sep 2021, 09:23
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Locate a birth registry
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Re: Locate a birth registry

Here is the registers for the births of 1856: http://dl.antenati.san.beniculturali.it/v/Archivio+di+Stato+di+Trapani/Stato+civile+della+restaurazione/Monte+San+Giulianooggi+Erice/Nati/1856/?g2_page=8 Unfortunately the index page for letter "V" was not digitized. However, I looked into the ...
by PippoM
22 Sep 2021, 09:44
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Massimo Calvetti's birthplace town
Replies: 7
Views: 908

Re: Massimo Calvetti's birthplace town

Here

https://archivio.comune.verona.it/nqcon ... a_id=53231

are the Liste di Leva for the City of Verona (not for the province)
by PippoM
21 Sep 2021, 09:00
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Death record translate
Replies: 3
Views: 822

Re: Death record translate

On July 11th, 1894 passed away Raffaele Esposito, raised child (=child of unknown parents) widower of Lucia Maresca, 80 years old. He was buried in the cemetery of Sant'Agnello.
by PippoM
20 Sep 2021, 15:46
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation of Matricular Role
Replies: 4
Views: 858

Re: Translation of Matricular Role

Domenico Virivé, born on Oct 25th (?), 1888, son of Luigi, and Annunziata Giannini Peasant Can't read nor write Height: m. 1,55 Chest: m. 0,88 Straight black hair Rosy complexion Healthy teeth Exempted for a serious deformation of the spine on May 30th 1916 the exemption was confirmed on Sep 26th, 1...