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by mezzogiorno62
13 Feb 2018, 04:32
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: re:marriage in luogosano avellino
Replies: 0
Views: 35

re:marriage in luogosano avellino

is anyone out there researching records in the comune of luogosano avellino? i'm looking for a marriage ca.1835-1850 for francesco saverio ricca and maria cicco(?). if youre working records in this time period would it be possible to check for this marriage? francesco's parents were giovanni and ros...
by mezzogiorno62
12 Feb 2018, 03:00
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: LUOGOSANO FHL FILM 1801100
Replies: 0
Views: 41

LUOGOSANO FHL FILM 1801100

if anyone out there is researching this film and has it on long term loan at some family history library,would it be possible for that person to search for 5 possible marriages that probably all occurred between 1870 and 1900? luogosano is a tiny comune with probably less than 20 or 30 marriages a y...
by mezzogiorno62
26 Jan 2018, 08:33
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: RE:MARRIAGE IN LUOGOSANO AVELLINO
Replies: 0
Views: 57

RE:MARRIAGE IN LUOGOSANO AVELLINO

looking for a marriage for giovanni addesa and carolina ricca in luogosano avellino ca.1879-1889.the lds film which would contain this record (fhl1801100) hasn't been digitized,and film ordering ended last year. the bride was from luogosano but i believe the groom was from lapio and the marriage pub...
by mezzogiorno62
21 Jan 2018, 20:54
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino

i see it now. on the right side of the image. the presenter was a wetnurse and not the father. thats what confused me. thanks
by mezzogiorno62
21 Jan 2018, 20:09
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino

already did all that. checked that very page for aug.30 1860. no giuseppe petrosino. thats why i'm posting this thread as nothing was found for what is a supposed verified birthdate.
by mezzogiorno62
21 Jan 2018, 19:32
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino

this may be a different giuseppe petrosino,as the birthdate given is dec.23 1860 and the new york detective giuseppe petrosino was born aug.30 1860.plus detective petrosino was in new york by 1873 and wouldnt have been eligible for military registration at age 18 in italy as he was no longer living ...
by mezzogiorno62
21 Jan 2018, 19:11
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino

this may be a different giuseppe petrosino,as the birthdate given is dec.23 1860 and the new york detective giuseppe petrosino was born aug.30 1860.plus detective petrosino was in new york by 1873 and wouldnt have been eligible for military registration at age 18 in italy as he was no longer living ...
by mezzogiorno62
21 Jan 2018, 16:13
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino
Replies: 8
Views: 183

atto di nascita for giuseppe petrosino

doing some research on giuseppe"joe"petrosino,a famous anti mafia new york police officer who formed an italian squad to arrest and deport known blackhand/mafia criminals. he was murdered by supposed "unknown" assassins in palermo on march 12 1909 while collecting documentation on criminals in sicil...
by mezzogiorno62
20 Jan 2018, 23:39
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: LUOGOSANO AVELLINO FHL FILM 1801100
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Re: LUOGOSANO AVELLINO FHL FILM 1801100

thanks marty. the town of luogosano in avellino is a tiny comune of maybe 1000. its my paternal grandfather's birthplace.my paternal grandmother,as you know,was from barcellona pg in messina. there are only 7 films that cover this town,and the only one that would contain the possible marriages of hi...
by mezzogiorno62
16 Jan 2018, 00:25
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: LUOGOSANO AVELLINO FHL FILM 1801100
Replies: 2
Views: 96

LUOGOSANO AVELLINO FHL FILM 1801100

if anyone out there is researching this film and has it on long term loan at some family history library,would it be possible for that person to search for 5 possible marriages that probably all occurred between 1870 and 1900? luogosano is a tiny comune with probably less than 20 or 30 marriages a y...
by mezzogiorno62
16 Dec 2017, 18:58
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: RE:THE ELUSIVE FRANCESCO LANDINO
Replies: 0
Views: 119

RE:THE ELUSIVE FRANCESCO LANDINO

i post this query periodically as i'm hoping for new insight or possible options into uncovering this mystery. always new people here in the forums. searching for a death record for francesco landino aka frank landino. my paternal grandmothers father(?). possibly her adoptive father(?). i don't beli...
by mezzogiorno62
27 Nov 2017, 19:44
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: re:atti di morti research in avellino comunes
Replies: 0
Views: 104

re:atti di morti research in avellino comunes

is anyone out there researching atti di morti for the comunes of san mango sul calore or taurasi in the time period 1852-1884? these areas are not available in the free online digitized database at lds,and i'm not within traveling distance of a family history library.i already checked the more likel...
by mezzogiorno62
25 Nov 2017, 18:01
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: re:articles regarding italian surnames
Replies: 1
Views: 94

re:articles regarding italian surnames

looking through this site for any indepth articles on the history of italian surnames(meanings and spelling variations) similiar to the information found in the book by joseph fucilla "our italian surnames". are there any articles here regarding that subject? thanks
by mezzogiorno62
19 Nov 2017, 03:33
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: re:marriage records in luogosano avellino
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Re: re:marriage records in luogosano avellino

not digitized as of today. my local library,which is literally across the street,was set up as an affiliate a few years back,with my input. problem is,they need a static ip address in order to access the complete digitized records at lds. without that upgrade,the affiliate status is pointless,as fil...
by mezzogiorno62
19 Nov 2017, 03:04
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: re: marriage records in gualtieri messina
Replies: 2
Views: 93

Re: re: marriage records in gualtieri messina

the entries are few as the comune is small. the problem is in the legibility of the records. very hard to read. as the 3 sons of this couple were all born between 1845 and 1852,my guess would be they married between 1865 and 1885,making the earliest age of 20 for the oldest son,and 33 for the younge...