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by TerraLavoro
25 Aug 2021, 20:59
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Marriage of Elisa Altieri
Replies: 9
Views: 939

Re: Marriage of Elisa Altieri

The last name Testa is present in Avellino (approx. 262) today.
by TerraLavoro
21 Aug 2021, 18:00
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Marriage in New York
Replies: 11
Views: 1683

Re: Marriage in New York

I looked at the act of Francesco Cucuruzzo, I think you are right, as the names of parents are the same as in Family Search and Lacco Ameno became Lacomena. Could you explain how have you found it? For me, the tip off was the reference to Lacco Ameno (even though misspelled) on the marriage extract...
by TerraLavoro
21 Aug 2021, 06:41
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Marriage in New York
Replies: 11
Views: 1683

Re: Marriage in New York

I suspect that the proper spelling of Francesco's last name is Cucuruzzo, and that his town of birth is Lacco Ameno, on the island of Ischia. If I'm right on this, here is the link to his birth in Lacco Ameno on 12 January 1891, to Giuseppe and Maria Domenica Monti: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:...
by TerraLavoro
21 Aug 2021, 01:57
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Marriage in New York
Replies: 11
Views: 1683

Re: Marriage in New York

"New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:24WT-H1M : 10 February 2018), Francesco Curuzzo and Caterina Canto, 27 Feb 1922; citing Marriage, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, New York City Municipal Arc...
by TerraLavoro
12 Aug 2021, 20:40
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Deciphering witness vocation on Death Act
Replies: 8
Views: 1170

Re: Deciphering witness vocation on Death Act

I see "industriante". Some of these terms for professions are archaic, and not used any longer to mean the same type of work. I'll let the native Italian speakers offer the translation.
by TerraLavoro
11 Aug 2021, 16:44
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Giovanni Covelli death
Replies: 4
Views: 844

Re: Giovanni Covelli death

A little hard to read but I see....Upon consulting the parish death registers, I find that Giovanni Covelli died on 8 March 1781 in Roccaguglielma.
by TerraLavoro
10 Aug 2021, 22:54
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Tommaso Valentino Marriage Annotation
Replies: 7
Views: 867

Re: Tommaso Valentino Marriage Annotation

AngelaGrace56 wrote: 10 Aug 2021, 21:36
TerraLavoro wrote: 10 Aug 2021, 21:31 :) oh sorry, Angela beat me.
You've got be quick around here. :) It's always good to have verification.

I hope all is well. :)

Angela
And you ARE one of the quickest! All is well, hopefully you too.