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by Marcello_DAleo
27 Sep 2018, 17:31
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Village of Geraci Siculo in Sicily
Replies: 3
Views: 282

Re: Village of Geraci Siculo in Sicily

I remember that my teacher at the elementary school was a Domenica Filippone, from Geraci Siculo. She had a sister Maria. They were both unmarried, and lived in Palermo.
by Marcello_DAleo
17 Sep 2018, 12:59
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: ALIA, Palermo
Replies: 0
Views: 160

ALIA, Palermo

The Center that I direct created a database with over 5500 vital records and 570 surnames from ALIA, starting from the year 1820. For further information, PM me!
by Marcello_DAleo
03 Apr 2018, 20:01
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation of Death Record Concetta Galati Gallina
Replies: 1
Views: 154

Re: Translation of Death Record Concetta Galati Gallina

Record #46, Cesarò, 1 Apr 1869.
Death record of Concetta Galati Gallina, age 52, seamstress, born and residing in Cesarò, widow of Saverio Leanza, daughter of the late Calogero and late Francesca Romano. She died in Cesarò at 9 am of the same day, in her home.
by Marcello_DAleo
28 Feb 2018, 19:24
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Death Location 1841
Replies: 2
Views: 191

Re: Death Location 1841

"[...] Buco della Zolfara in contrada Ciniè, territorio di questa, Antonino Pecoraro di anni vent'uno, per cui dell'acre cadde in una asfissia"

He died in the sulfur mine hole in the Ciniè district, affected by asphyxiation due to the acrid air.
by Marcello_DAleo
28 Feb 2018, 12:15
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Giuseppe "Joseph" Correnti Birth Records and Parents
Replies: 9
Views: 666

Re: Giuseppe "Joseph" Correnti Birth Records and Parents

Unfortunately, the birth records of Floridia for that period are not available online.
by Marcello_DAleo
26 Feb 2018, 15:42
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: BC - Gaetana Giuseppina Bilancia
Replies: 2
Views: 183

Re: BC - Gaetana Giuseppina Bilancia

#15, Spinoso, 19 Mar 1881.

Birth record of Gaetana Giuseppina Bilancia, daughter of Michele (age 26, tailor) and Giuseppina Bancone (seamstress), born in Spinoso at 3.08 am of the same day, in the home located in Via Terza Garibaldi.
by Marcello_DAleo
26 Feb 2018, 15:38
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: BC - Raffaele Giuseppe Bilancia
Replies: 2
Views: 181

Re: BC - Raffaele Giuseppe Bilancia

#53, Spinoso, 7 Aug 1882.

Birth record of Raffaele Giuseppe Bilancia, son of Michele (age 26, tailor) and Giuseppina Bancone (housewife). he was born in Spinoso at 12.15 pm of the day before, in the home located in Via Terza Garibaldi.
by Marcello_DAleo
13 Feb 2018, 19:54
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help with translation of brith record for Martino Pinto
Replies: 1
Views: 153

Re: Help with translation of brith record for Martino Pinto

#27, Rapone, 25 Mar 1828.
Birth record of Martino Donato Pinto, son of Angelantonio (age 37, peasant, son of the late Giuseppe) and Beatrice Cianci (age 38), born in the same day in Rapone and baptized the day after.
by Marcello_DAleo
13 Feb 2018, 19:48
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help with translation of morti record for Antonia Brunetti
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Re: Help with translation of morti record for Antonia Brunetti

#5, Rapone, 16 Feb 1853.
Death record of Antonia Brunetta, age 80, peasant, widow, residing in Rapone, daughter of the late Leonardo and Laura Cappiello. She died in Rapone the same day.
by Marcello_DAleo
13 Feb 2018, 13:40
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: CARONIA, 1747 Census
Replies: 0
Views: 219

CARONIA, 1747 Census

Families censused in CARONIA (Messina province) in 1747: Albergo, Alferi, Allegra, Allò, Arancio, Ardizzone, Arferi, Arfino, Armao, Attinello, Azzolina, Bavosoto, Berrittino, Di Bella, Di Bianca, Boccheri, Bodanza, Bonfiglio, Bongiorno, Borcheri, Boscia, Bosco, Buono, Calcavecchia, Callozzo, Cammara...
by Marcello_DAleo
31 Jan 2018, 19:42
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Scafidi - Macaluso Marriage Doc Translation
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Re: Scafidi - Macaluso Marriage Doc Translation

#94, Lercara, 30 Nov 1878. Marriage bann of: Groom: Melchiorre Scafidi, age 20, barber, residing in Lercara, son of Salvatore (age 45, sulfur miner) and Giuseppa Ricotta (peasant), both residing in Lercara; Bride: Rosalia Macaluso, age 15, residing in Lercara, daughter of Paolo (age 58, shoemaker) a...
by Marcello_DAleo
22 Dec 2017, 16:01
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: TRABIA, 1820-1858 marriage records
Replies: 0
Views: 328

TRABIA, 1820-1858 marriage records

Surnames of grooms and brides in Trabia 1820-1858 marriage records: Adelfio, Aglieri Rinella, Ajello, Alessi, Amato, Amodeo, Arena, Arrigo, Badalì, Bajada, Balistreri, Barbera, Barbiera, Barone, Barranti, Barresi, Bartolone, Battaglia, Bellante, Billante, Billanti, Bisesi, Bitto Pisano, Nonaccorso, ...
by Marcello_DAleo
27 Nov 2017, 18:13
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Latin Handwritting
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: Latin Handwritting

brogie62 wrote:
27 Nov 2017, 17:12

I am also trying to read where they were from: just after the groom's father's name "di la terra d'-----". I can't quite understand the writing there either.
"Di la terra di Yachi" means "from Aci" (Acireale today)
by Marcello_DAleo
27 Nov 2017, 18:08
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Latin Handwritting
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: Latin Handwritting

I have a church marriage record from 1569 from Acireale in Sicily. It is the marriage of Battista Gisaro and Marsiella Mortillano. (record on left) https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-99ZG-WZ8K?i=727&cat=681795 I need help reading the groom's father's name. It looks to me like Manbre, ...
by Marcello_DAleo
27 Nov 2017, 12:31
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: script & translation matrimonio
Replies: 1
Views: 219

Re: script & translation matrimonio

8 Aug 1751. Marriage record of:
Groom: Cesare Santamaria, widower of Rocca
Bride: Ignazia Pulici, single, daughter of master Aurelio and Giovanna.