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by gemellua
26 Jun 2017, 01:59
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation needed-Docmentation of Baptism
Replies: 2
Views: 760

Re: Translation needed-Docmentation of Baptism

Thank you Tessa. This isn't information regarding my grandmother - it's my cousin.
by gemellua
25 Jun 2017, 02:02
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation needed-Docmentation of Baptism
Replies: 2
Views: 760

Translation needed-Docmentation of Baptism

While reading the 1906 birth records of my family's hometown, I came upon recordings at the end of the book mentioning my grandmother and two siblings. This was the first time the family returned to Sicily since my grandmother's birth in 1899. She (Anna Randazzo) came to the USA at age 1 month. I ca...
by gemellua
18 May 2016, 23:15
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Nicknames
Replies: 4
Views: 1649

Re: Nicknames

In my family Pino is the nickname for Giuseppe (Joseph) and Nina is the nickname for Antonina
by gemellua
03 Mar 2016, 19:48
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help with ship manifest
Replies: 4
Views: 1030

Re: Help with ship manifest

Thank you Biff and Marty!!
by gemellua
03 Mar 2016, 19:16
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Help with ship manifest
Replies: 4
Views: 1030

Help with ship manifest

Years ago someone sent me the ship manifest below. I would like to see if there is a second page to this manifest, however, I can't even find this page on the Ellis Island website. I'm interested in line 17. I trying make out the people below and the town which # 17 is from. Looks like she is travel...
by gemellua
07 Oct 2015, 06:17
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Italian Immigrants and Baptisms in America
Replies: 2
Views: 1542

Re: Italian Immigrants and Baptisms in America

In my family the children were baptized within 2 months of their birth. Most of us have continued with this practice. I have the baptismal records (1901-1920) for my relatives which were handed down to me. For the first child, the godparents chosen is based on who the parents chose as their best man...
by gemellua
02 Oct 2015, 18:58
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Professional Genealogist Records Search Request
Replies: 14
Views: 4413

Re: Professional Genealogist Records Search Request

Marcelo-I pm'ed you regarding this subject. Please reply. Thank you.
by gemellua
25 Jul 2015, 00:43
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Parisi - Loiacono Detroit, Michigan
Replies: 10
Views: 2368

Re: Parisi - Loiacono Detroit, Michigan

Many thanks cousin, I will call you!
by gemellua
24 Jul 2015, 13:46
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Parisi - Loiacono Detroit, Michigan
Replies: 10
Views: 2368

Re: Parisi - Loiacono Detroit, Michigan

Dimercurio
Please pm me. I have been searching for your family for many years!
Gemellua
by gemellua
10 Oct 2014, 23:53
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Need help finding Ship Manifest - Ellis Island
Replies: 9
Views: 1381

Re: Need help finding Ship Manifest - Ellis Island

YES -PippoM and Tessa78 this is the manifest I lost. Thank you to all - Tessa78, Marty, & PippoM!!
by gemellua
08 Oct 2014, 19:11
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Need help finding Ship Manifest - Ellis Island
Replies: 9
Views: 1381

Re: Need help finding Ship Manifest - Ellis Island

Anna abt 1892
Giuseppa abt 1895
by gemellua
08 Oct 2014, 17:09
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Need help finding Ship Manifest - Ellis Island
Replies: 9
Views: 1381

Need help finding Ship Manifest - Ellis Island

Last year my pc crashed (before I could back up my genealogy files). I have been slowly replacing them. However, with Ellis Island updating their site, I have lost all the ship manifest I had stored with them. One in particular is for two sisters – Anna and Giuseppa Loiacono. I know they arrived at ...
by gemellua
17 Sep 2014, 19:42
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Vivenzio and Massimiano
Replies: 19
Views: 3795

Re: Vivenzio and Massimiano

Agostino's younger brother, Vincenzo "James" Vivenzio (born abt 1883) also married, and like Agostino, first settled in Lattimore, PA, then in Auburn, NY. I still cannot find his arrival to Ellis Island. Have been told he married in NY, but I cannot find him nor his wife, Angelina Marco Gi...
by gemellua
17 Sep 2014, 19:26
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Vivenzio and Massimiano
Replies: 19
Views: 3795

Re: Vivenzio and Massimiano

Much thanks to you both Livio and Marty!