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by BillieDeKid
26 Mar 2009, 01:39
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation of US birth & marriage certificate
Replies: 15
Views: 11751

Re: Translation of US birth & marriage certificate

Hi Anna

You can contact either forum member ricbru or forum member elba for these translations. Send them a pm.

Hope this helps
by BillieDeKid
25 Mar 2009, 14:17
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Starting search for Romano relatives
Replies: 10
Views: 4516

Re: Starting search for Romano relatives

This might help original name: Villa Giardino geographical location: Punilla, Cordoba, Argentina, South America Since your grandfather went to Argentina, this could be why Villa Giardino sounds familiar, it's not in Italy though. Edit at 11:05am to add supporting link for information I provided http...
by BillieDeKid
25 Mar 2009, 13:32
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Looking for names of GGgrandparents/Veltre Surname
Replies: 14
Views: 6841

Re: Looking for names of GGgrandparents/Veltre Surname

Hi StarV, There was another thread listing the cost http://italiangenealogy.tardio.com/Forums/viewtopic/t=8712.html If you go to the 7th response from forum member suanj and the 8th response from forum moderator nuccia you will see what the typical charges are. You may want to send a pm to suanj or ...
by BillieDeKid
25 Mar 2009, 01:56
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: The Hunt For Ancestors
Replies: 27
Views: 15011

Re: The Hunt For Ancestors

I can give you the basics

On the day - 18 the month of April the year 1907 the hour of 11 and minutes - 30 a boy was born (April 18, 1907.......11:30)

Name - Giovanbattista (Giovanni Battista) Grimaldi
Father - Giovanni
Mother - Nunzia Sabatino
by BillieDeKid
23 Mar 2009, 14:58
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Uncle that died in ww1
Replies: 23
Views: 11898

Re: Uncle that died in ww1

I think your manifest Nicola joining brother Giuseppe is correct suanj. For reference - 1915 manifest of Alfonso Cantillo - line 7 Alfonso is from the town of Sant'Agata di Puglia - province of Foggia - Region - Apulia (Puglia) page 1 http://www.ellisisland.org/EIFile/popup_weif_5a.asp?src=%2Fcgi-bi...
by BillieDeKid
23 Mar 2009, 01:14
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: disapio carmine
Replies: 1
Views: 2318

Re: disapio carmine

Mike I just answered on the main forum.

Regards,
elizabeth
by BillieDeKid
23 Mar 2009, 01:13
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: last name research
Replies: 7
Views: 6015

Re: last name research

Hi Mike and welcome to the forum. The correct spelling of the town is.... Monteforte Irpino, province: Avellino - region: Campania The LDS does have films (I think you just spelled the town name wrong) here is the link http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=...
by BillieDeKid
22 Mar 2009, 17:26
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Inquiry on Researching Name
Replies: 19
Views: 8739

Re: Inquiry on Researching Name

Do you know who the bracelet belonged to? Maybe your mother or grandmother?
by BillieDeKid
21 Mar 2009, 04:49
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: MIANO's from Reggio Calabria
Replies: 9
Views: 6323

Re: MIANO's from Reggio Calabria

David and ZD I'm still working on the records and it's taken quite a bit of time but I'm going to keep going until I finish. The full website is www.catanzaroexchange.com and belongs to another forum member (Cathynap). I'm also working on records for Spadola (just started) and will be doing records ...
by BillieDeKid
21 Mar 2009, 04:12
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Inquiry on Researching Name
Replies: 19
Views: 8739

Re: Inquiry on Researching Name

Hi Bri, Without much to go on except Fisher (italian word Pescatore = fisherman) http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mmange/itengocc.html?o_xid=0022468880&o_lid=0022468880&o_xt=22468880 I went on the steve morse site for ships manifests (coming to ellis island) http://stevemorse.org/el...
by BillieDeKid
21 Mar 2009, 01:15
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Inquiry on Researching Name
Replies: 19
Views: 8739

Re: Inquiry on Researching Name

Hi Distant Dragon

Can you upload the document that has the name on it? And I just want to make sure that this is a surname that you're looking for and not a first name.

Thanks
elizabeth
by BillieDeKid
21 Mar 2009, 01:07
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Last names
Replies: 32
Views: 17638

Re: Last names

Hi Mary Jo, Biff gave me this link a long time ago for Italian communes - hope this helps out. Two possibilities for Pelligrino. http://www.italyworldclub.com/8000_italian_communes/ Pellegrino Parmense, province: Parma - region: Emilia Romagna Pellegrino, province:Firenze (Florence) - region: Tuscan...
by BillieDeKid
21 Mar 2009, 00:51
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: MIANO's from Reggio Calabria
Replies: 9
Views: 6323

Re: MIANO's from Reggio Calabria

David what a great tribute to your family. Wonderful job and I love all of the maps during the different time periods.

Well done.

Elizabeth
by BillieDeKid
20 Mar 2009, 21:21
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Last names
Replies: 32
Views: 17638

Re: Last names

Thanks for the links Laura. Do you know if the dictionary will be available in bookstores and if there will be an English printed version?

Thanks
Elizabeth
by BillieDeKid
20 Mar 2009, 02:45
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Basic Regions and provinces
Replies: 3
Views: 2984

Re: Basic Regions and provinces

These two links should help you. The first one shows you the regions (color coded) and the name of each region associated to the number http://www.italiantourism.com/regions.html This link will give you the regions and the associated provinces. Once you select a province the names of the towns will ...