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by paola52
26 Sep 2017, 23:45
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Lucrezia Campagna - Piemonte
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: Lucrezia Campagna - Piemonte

Hi Is the correct surname Campagna or Campana? Both exist in Italy And are you sure the region was Piemonte? Following your link the name Piemonte is listed under "Vapor". Doesn't that mean that they arrived on board of a ship named Piemonte? Ciao Paola Edit to add This is the link to digitalized do...
by paola52
18 Sep 2017, 08:50
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Stampa Family from Italy
Replies: 11
Views: 322

Re: Stampa Family from Italy

Happy to help. Good luck with your research!
Paola
by paola52
16 Sep 2017, 10:55
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Stampa Family from Italy
Replies: 11
Views: 322

Re: Stampa Family from Italy

Hi The problem is, as has been already said, that in 18th century the records were kept by parishes. So you need to know the parish in order to begin a search with some hope of finding the rright record. And are you sure that when they said "Como" or "Milan" they meant they were actually born in the...
by paola52
09 Sep 2017, 19:11
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Benvenuta Brugnoni
Replies: 2
Views: 111

Re: Benvenuta Brugnoni

Hi According to Ellis Island database Benvenuta was born in Crosio della Valle (Varese) daughter of Giovanni Brugnoni. She was going to Michel (also in the Crowsnest Pass) https://www.libertyellisfoundation.org/passenger-details/czoxMjoiMTAxMjE5MDQwMzkyIjs=/czo4OiJtYW5pZmVzdCI7 . Pasquale Baratelli,...
by paola52
10 Jul 2017, 21:36
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help with occupation
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Re: Help with occupation

Good idea
Thanks Tessa!
by paola52
10 Jul 2017, 19:13
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help with occupation
Replies: 3
Views: 192

Help with occupation

Can someone help me identify this occupation? Northern Lombardy 1850-55. Felice Bernasconi was receiving a salary from his parish for his work as "zeppista?" seppista ? The context hints that he was something like a sexton, paid when there were festivities. Or maybe something to do with church music...
by paola52
18 Jun 2017, 22:34
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Please translate my 4th gr grandfathers birth record 1750
Replies: 6
Views: 261

Re: Please translate my 4th gr grandfathers birth record 1750

#152
Anna Filippa Castrenza di Benedetto, daughter of Silvestro and Grazia di Benedetto
Born and baptized April 26 1750
Ciao
Paola
by paola52
15 Jun 2017, 09:43
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Birth Record help
Replies: 2
Views: 123

Re: Birth Record help

Marcellina Mondini was born in Luzern (Switzerland)August 8, 1912 in the house in Bergstrasse 3 Legitimate daughter of Nicodemo Mondini , mason, from Imola, Bologna Province and his wife Virginia Dondi? from Budrio, also province of Bologna. This is the Italian transcription of the original Swiss re...
by paola52
09 Apr 2017, 16:05
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation for father's info?
Replies: 6
Views: 306

Re: Translation for father's info?

"figlio di ignoto padre" = father unknown
Mother Rosa Seminara. So he went by his mother's maiden surname
Ciao
Paola
by paola52
23 Mar 2017, 13:11
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation of Birth certificate, family SCOTTI
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: Translation of Birth certificate, family SCOTTI

Dizzasco August 28, 1867 Domenica Scotti, (aka Aspasia), unmarried, not of age, residing in Muronico, hamlet of Dizzasco declares the birth of a male child, son of her sister-in-law Maria Orsola Haarenfratz (?), daughter of the deceased Giuseppe and wife of Domenica’s brother Antonio Scotti, son of ...
by paola52
20 Mar 2017, 13:09
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Familysearch Torino Parish Records Missing
Replies: 2
Views: 178

Re: Familysearch Torino Parish Records Missing

Hello!
San Giovanni Battista is the Cathedral of Turin
You can try and email their archive
archivio@diocesi.torino.it
Good luck
Paola
by paola52
08 Mar 2017, 18:10
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Locating San Giustino di Roma
Replies: 6
Views: 1197

Re: Locating San Giustino di Roma

Sorry my mistake. It is a bit more complicated than your usual certificate of Baptism This document, was written in Cusano May 12 1829 for the marriage of Maria Teresa It states that in the book of the Baptisms of the parish of Cusano, page 16, is inserted this "fede" Fede means a document written b...
by paola52
08 Mar 2017, 10:52
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Locating San Giustino di Roma
Replies: 6
Views: 1197

Re: Locating San Giustino di Roma

Hello!
BornJune 5, Baptized June 6 in San Giustino. It stand to reason that she was also born in San Giustino. Children were routinely baptized the same day or the day after birth. It says that the parents are from Cusano, but maybe they were living in San Giustino at the time
Ciao
Paola
by paola52
08 Mar 2017, 10:28
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Birth record
Replies: 3
Views: 268

Re: Birth record

http://interactive.ancestry.it/1551/ITCM_a053_000Bi18861909-00283?backurl=http%3a%2f%2fsearch.ancestry.it%2fsearch%2fdb.aspx%3fdbid%3d1551%26path%3d&ssrc=&backlabel=ReturnBrowsing#?imageId=ITCM_a053_000Bi18861909-00285 Igino appears in the birth index for 1893 (#11) but the relevant page is missing....
by paola52
07 Mar 2017, 18:07
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Info
Replies: 5
Views: 365

Re: Info

http://interactive.ancestry.com/1551/ITCM_a053_000Dt18661900-00678?backurl=http%3a%2f%2fsearch.ancestry.com%2fsearch%2fdb.aspx%3fdbid%3d1551%26path%3d&ssrc=&backlabel=ReturnBrowsing#?imageId=ITCM_a053_000Dt18661900-00688 Annibale died when he was only seven days old , April 13 1888 , in the house in...