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by CaptainCatholic
13 Oct 2021, 06:42
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

https://palermoprime.it/2018/11/24/il-paese-delle-bettole/ .... tale Battaglia Salvatore fu Nicolò, aprì la prima bettola nella Via Collesano ( parte finale dell’odierna Via Cesare Civello ), in casa di sua proprietà. Bastava presentare un’istanza al comune, corredata dal certificato penale di non ...
by CaptainCatholic
13 Oct 2021, 06:35
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

mmogno wrote: 11 Oct 2021, 23:57 Image

Beautiful picture!! I'm assuming this was the full castle before most of it was knocked down? You can clearly see the tower that is still standing today! Thanks so much for sharing!!
by CaptainCatholic
11 Oct 2021, 06:08
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

About "Via Collesano" Collesano is the name of a village located south-east of Campofelice di Roccella, about 10km away. The road that connects the two villages is now called SP9 (= Strada Provinciale #9). Probably Via Collesano was the stretch of road near to Campofelice. Ah, this makes ...
by CaptainCatholic
11 Oct 2021, 05:58
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

https://satellites.pro/Italy_map#38.000035,13.887454,18 https://www.vivasicilia.com/castello-di-campofelice-di-roccella/ Oh wow, this is awesome!!! Thanks so much for the links (fascinating history of the castle!). I'm assuming they lived in separate tenements that were near the castle, and not ten...
by CaptainCatholic
09 Oct 2021, 05:48
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Historical Maps of Italian towns in Sicily (Campofelice di Roccella)
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: Historical Maps of Italian towns in Sicily (Campofelice di Roccella)

Hi Tony, The following link will open an interactive map of Europe, composited from separate maps made between 1862 and 1876: https://maps.arcanum.com/en/map/europe-19century-secondsurvey/?bbox=1432209.4943092936%2C4579629.4276383985%2C1529513.831316323%2C4617656.8492102735&layers=158%2C164&...
by CaptainCatholic
09 Oct 2021, 05:47
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Historical Maps of Italian towns in Sicily (Campofelice di Roccella)
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: Historical Maps of Italian towns in Sicily (Campofelice di Roccella)

https://www.oldmapsonline.org/en/Campofelice_di_Roccella#bbox=13.822609139999999,37.96710996,13.91976688,38.01175139&q=&date_from=0&date_to=9999&scale_from=&scale_to= Maybe you'll have some luck with these. Hey this is a fantastic tool! Thanks so much rlw254, I will check it out!
by CaptainCatholic
09 Oct 2021, 05:18
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

See " C 3a Sezione 29 Casamento di Roccella " This map is fantastic!!! Thank you so much mmogno! It looks like this map is from December 1852, perfect! I think I may have been able to match up the area of "Casamento di Roccella" to what it is now in modern-day Campofelice di Roc...
by CaptainCatholic
09 Oct 2021, 04:28
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

In the birth record for Giuseppa Macaluso, Maria Giuseppa's sister, the given birth place is "Campagna alla Roccella " https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9MZ-Q98K-F?i=1057&wc=MDB8-KP8%3A245878001%2C246010301&cc=1947613 Wow!!! Thank you so much for all of this inform...
by CaptainCatholic
09 Oct 2021, 04:27
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

mmogno wrote: 04 Oct 2021, 18:07 See "C 3a Sezione 29 Casamento di Roccella"
by CaptainCatholic
04 Oct 2021, 05:37
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Historical Maps of Italian towns in Sicily (Campofelice di Roccella)
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Historical Maps of Italian towns in Sicily (Campofelice di Roccella)

Hi everyone! Does anyone know where to find historical maps of Italian towns? (In particular, Campofelice di Roccella in Sicily?). I have been looking at the street addresses listed on the birth records of my Italian ancestors. Sometimes, the streets listed on the records are still in use today - bu...
by CaptainCatholic
04 Oct 2021, 05:28
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Re: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

Here is Grazia's birth record (#35): https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9MZ-Q98W-M?i=1159&wc=MDB8-KP8%3A245878001%2C246010301&cc=1947613 "nella casa posta in Via Corso Sup(erio)re " This is the birth record for Giacoma Macaluso (#52): https://www.familysearch.org/ar...
by CaptainCatholic
02 Oct 2021, 07:30
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?
Replies: 18
Views: 1423

Help Reading the Street Address on a Birth Record?

Hello everyone! I am trying to read the street address on the birth records of my 2nd-Great-Grandmother, Grazia Macaluso, and her siblings! Grazie and her siblings were born in the town of Campofelice di Roccella in the province of Palermo, Sicily. Their parents were Giacinto Macaluso and Giuseppa A...
by CaptainCatholic
05 Aug 2021, 21:07
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Count Livio Serra di Gerace's Genealogical Tables of The Di Gennaro Family
Replies: 4
Views: 1047

Re: Count Livio Serra di Gerace's Genealogical Tables of The Di Gennaro Family

Really cool & incredible find! Some of the lines are a bracket, like this {, where the point generally is aimed at the older generation whose descendants are contained on the inside. The problem here is they're pointed in all sorts of different directions. I marked the ones I could figure out. ...
by CaptainCatholic
05 Aug 2021, 21:06
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Count Livio Serra di Gerace's Genealogical Tables of The Di Gennaro Family
Replies: 4
Views: 1047

Re: Count Livio Serra di Gerace's Genealogical Tables of The Di Gennaro Family

It looks like the lower half of the first sheet is divided into four irregular columns arranged chronologically. The left-most column has dates from the early 1600s, and dates in the right-most column are from the late 1700s to early 1800s. Beyond that, I can't tell what's in them. Hi Joe! Wow, I d...
by CaptainCatholic
01 Aug 2021, 16:51
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Count Livio Serra di Gerace's Genealogical Tables of The Di Gennaro Family
Replies: 4
Views: 1047

Count Livio Serra di Gerace's Genealogical Tables of The Di Gennaro Family

Hi everyone! I was able to acquire Count Livio Serra di Gerace's handwritten genealogical tables for two separate "noble" branches of the Di Gennaro Family! See attachments below. I have been researching my Di Gennaro ancestry for a few years - I've only gotten to 1679. I don't know if I d...