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by stfrancis
29 Mar 2021, 13:36
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Balsano-Moscato immigration
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Re: Balsano-Moscato immigration

Thank you Tessa, you are so helpful Now I just need to figure out if Lorenzo ever came to Montreal (doubtful) and when Giuseppe arrived (later period arrivals are difficult to find) He did apparently have "canadian nationality" , but access to later period naturalization information is dif...
by stfrancis
28 Mar 2021, 21:57
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Balsano-Moscato immigration
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Re: Balsano-Moscato immigration

Yes, good find Tessa
He must have remarried, maybe it's a cousin.
Thank you

So...now we know he was in Italy in 1927! and 1943....

Here is the first marriage to Angela (1912):
LorenzoBalsanoMoscatoMarriage1912.jpg
by stfrancis
28 Mar 2021, 14:35
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Balsano-Moscato immigration
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Re: Balsano-Moscato immigration

I managed to locate a bit more information, Lorenzo & Angela married in Agrigento in 1912, he then left Palermo for NYC in 1913, while she was pregnant. She stayed back in Agrigento and gave birth to a son, Giuseppe, born in 1914. She died in Agrigento in 1915. I didn't find any trace of her com...
by stfrancis
26 Jan 2021, 01:15
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Early NYC court records
Replies: 3
Views: 275

Re: Early NYC court records

thank you
by stfrancis
13 Jan 2021, 19:00
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Early NYC court records
Replies: 3
Views: 275

Early NYC court records

I'm looking to find a reasonable NYC researcher who is familiar in searching though the NYC court records, from about 1880, most are held at the NYC municipal records department, probably on microfilm.

Any suggestions you can PM me. Thanks
by stfrancis
13 Jan 2021, 00:07
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Missing part of naturalization
Replies: 8
Views: 524

Re: Missing part of naturalization

Sorry for the delay.
Thank you Parker, will do as soon as I have a chance.
by stfrancis
05 Jan 2021, 20:34
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Balsano-Moscato immigration
Replies: 5
Views: 376

Balsano-Moscato immigration

Hi all, (updated) I am looking for any further information about Lorenzo Balsano & Angela Moscato and their immigration to Montreal, Canada. I cannot locate their deaths. They had a son, Giuseppe (Antonio) born in 1914, he died in Montreal in 1997 (cant find exact date). Giuseppe married Lorenza...
by stfrancis
02 Jan 2021, 22:11
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Missing part of naturalization
Replies: 8
Views: 524

Re: Missing part of naturalization

So after a lot more research, it turns out the NY Superior court was abolished in 1895, its jurisdiction was transferred to the NY State Supreme Court - I contacted them, but its a "run-around" as they directed me to the Federal Plaza building ! :shock: This makes no sense. Anyway I also s...
by stfrancis
01 Jan 2021, 00:22
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Missing part of naturalization
Replies: 8
Views: 524

Re: Missing part of naturalization

Can you post the image, Adelfio? thank you.
by stfrancis
31 Dec 2020, 22:17
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Missing part of naturalization
Replies: 8
Views: 524

Re: Missing part of naturalization

Indeed. Thank you Tessa Normally with these old files, the actual document related to the index is found in Ancestry, (and sometimes in FS). They are often formatted as inverted-black color. Unfortunately, I think the only way to retrieve the older naturalizations are from the known genealogical dat...
by stfrancis
30 Dec 2020, 04:04
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Missing part of naturalization
Replies: 8
Views: 524

Missing part of naturalization

Hello all.
I have found the following on NY naturalization card index on FamilySearch, but I couldnt locate the actual naturalization file papers anywhere so far...I was wondering if anyone has any ideas.
Thanks
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by stfrancis
24 Dec 2020, 14:41
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Death record - last phrase
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Re: Death record - last phrase

Excellent. Thank you Erudita!
by stfrancis
23 Dec 2020, 23:19
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Death record - last phrase
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Death record - last phrase

I am hoping someone can decipher the part of the sentence after

Vincenza Di Sanza .... looks like assetita da Francesco di Sanza duo ave materno in mancanza di duo genitori....?

I assume Francesco is Vincenza's father ?

Any comment is appreciated. Thank you
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by stfrancis
20 Nov 2020, 03:20
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Correnti families in NY & Montreal
Replies: 6
Views: 459

Re: Correnti families in NY & Montreal

Here is the Correnti family I mentioned....
GiuseppeCorrentiArrival1908.jpg
And I find this Giuseppe Correnti with father Gaspare....(not sure its the same family though)
GiuseppeCorrentiBirth18881Index.JPG
by stfrancis
14 Nov 2020, 15:38
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Correnti families in NY & Montreal
Replies: 6
Views: 459

Re: Correnti families in NY & Montreal

Is there any other way to contact ?

piazza16428 or ray1955....

thanks

(unfortunately my PM service isnt working, nor are my image attachments)