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by Thomas Codispoti
06 Jun 2020, 12:02
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Searching for Italian passport records
Replies: 14
Views: 1884

Re: Searching for Italian passport records

Passport applications for the Province of Messina are not online, nor does it appear that they will become online at the antenati website. You’ll have to contact the Archivio di Stato di Messina to inquire about your ancestor’s document. Archivio di Stato di Messina Via la Farina 293 98124 Messina ...
by Thomas Codispoti
29 May 2020, 03:17
Forum: Italian History & Culture
Topic: Uniform Identification
Replies: 3
Views: 419

Uniform Identification

Attached is a picture of my Grandfather. He was born Jan 4 1879 in Scafati, Italy. I would like to identify his uniform.

I would appreciate any help you can provide.

Thank you
Thomas Codispoti
by Thomas Codispoti
24 May 2020, 20:35
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Portigliola, Reggio di Calabria, Calabria, Italyliola
Replies: 2
Views: 488

Re: Portigliola, Reggio di Calabria, Calabria, Italyliola

Thanks Tessa
This was very interesting and I learned a great deal about the city.

Thomas
by Thomas Codispoti
19 May 2020, 23:29
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: 10 Year Indice
Replies: 8
Views: 599

Re: 10 Year Indice

Thanks Tessa

I will follow this up.

Thomas
by Thomas Codispoti
19 May 2020, 19:31
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: 10 Year Indice
Replies: 8
Views: 599

Re: 10 Year Indice

erudita74 wrote: 19 May 2020, 17:20 Thomas
What town???
Erudita
I believe it was "di Stato di Reggio Calabria"
I do not have Pasquale Codispoti in my family tree so I must research him.

Thank you

Thomas
by Thomas Codispoti
19 May 2020, 19:23
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: 10 Year Indice
Replies: 8
Views: 599

Re: 10 Year Indice

Thank you Tessa
by Thomas Codispoti
19 May 2020, 16:59
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: 10 Year Indice
Replies: 8
Views: 599

Re: 10 Year Indice

I am not sure what happened.
I have not been able to located the document.

Attached is a picture of the document.

Thank You

Thomas Codispoti
by Thomas Codispoti
19 May 2020, 02:27
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: 10 Year Indice
Replies: 8
Views: 599

10 Year Indice

My relatives, Dominic Codispoti, appears in this index. I would like the words and names under his translated. Also, what is the year?

http://dl.antenati.san.beniculturali.it ... d=97286960

Thank you

Thomas Codispoti
by Thomas Codispoti
10 May 2020, 22:00
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Portigliola, Reggio di Calabria, Calabria, Italyliola
Replies: 2
Views: 488

Portigliola, Reggio di Calabria, Calabria, Italyliola

My father was born in Portigliola and would llike to know what life was like in the late1800s and early 1900
by Thomas Codispoti
09 May 2020, 19:25
Forum: Italian History & Culture
Topic: Life of a tailor in Italy
Replies: 12
Views: 2468

Re: Life of a tailor in Italy

It amazes me how few people have any idea what goes into a a tailor made suit. I would watch my and I must admit that I did not appreciate the work, skill and talent that are required. I would watch my dad put 100's of stitches in a lapel so that it fell perfectly. Good luck on your relocation and s...
by Thomas Codispoti
09 May 2020, 01:17
Forum: Italian History & Culture
Topic: Life of a tailor in Italy
Replies: 12
Views: 2468

Re: Life of a tailor in Italy

May I copy your post?
by Thomas Codispoti
09 May 2020, 01:15
Forum: Italian History & Culture
Topic: Life of a tailor in Italy
Replies: 12
Views: 2468

Re: Life of a tailor in Italy

You might want to search "Men of the Cloth" on the internet. I think you can purchase a CD of the show...

Thomas
by Thomas Codispoti
08 May 2020, 01:42
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation needed-Family Bible
Replies: 16
Views: 893

Re: Translation needed-Family Bible

As I read through this post I am amazed at the extent that members will go to to help other.

I am sure that it must get tiresome translating marriage and birth records.

Thanks you to all who respond to posts.

Thomas
by Thomas Codispoti
08 May 2020, 01:17
Forum: Italian History & Culture
Topic: Life of a tailor in Italy
Replies: 12
Views: 2468

Re: Life of a tailor in Italy

Thank you for the above writing. My father, uncle and grandfather were tailors from southern Italy. There was an excellent show about the life of tailors on Public TV in the US. The show was titled "Men of the Cloth". It reminded me the time I spent in my fathers shop. I highly recommend i...