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by Tessa78
22 Sep 2020, 16:11
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Name of birth town
Replies: 3
Views: 180

Re: Name of birth town

Biff, Looking at the "v" in Blairsville, I am thinking this is sounding like "Lavelena " - so my guess is that the person was saying Avellino .. . I searched for Dellgatta in Pennsylvania, and found Delligatti who were from Nusco, Avellino. AND... There is a tree on Ancestry for ...
by Tessa78
21 Sep 2020, 21:37
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Gervasi Family
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Re: Gervasi Family

Here is a possible birth act for your Damiano Gervasi. .. #21 Dated 8 April 1894 at 9:05 AM in the town hall in Riace. Before the official appeared... Nicola Gervasi, 32, tailor, residing in Riace, to declare that at 7:50 AM on the 3rd of the current month, in the house in Via Pinnaro' #10, to Anna ...
by Tessa78
19 Sep 2020, 20:50
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation of Death Registry for Filomena Damiano
Replies: 3
Views: 156

Re: Translation of Death Registry for Filomena Damiano

#117 is dated 5 August 1895 at 9:15 AM at the town hall. Declarants of the death: Nicolo' della Penna, 45, farmer; and Beniamino Caniglia, 72, farmer; both residents of Orsogna. They declared that at 10 AM today in the house in Via Borgo Romano #50, died Filomena Damiano, age 40, farmer residing in ...
by Tessa78
19 Sep 2020, 20:41
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Translation of birth record, for Maria Rosa Coco
Replies: 2
Views: 119

Re: Translation of birth record, for Maria Rosa Coco

#85 is dated 15 April 1878 at 11:20 AM at the town hall Father: Rosario Coco, 27, coachman Mother: Marianna De Gori, his wife, travagliatrice (possibly a person who relieves pain/suffering?) Child was born at 5:04 AM on the 14th of the current month, in the house in Via Mercato #9, and was given the...
by Tessa78
19 Sep 2020, 20:01
Forum: Emigration, Immigration, Naturalization and Italian citizenship
Topic: I'm looking for the Burigo family
Replies: 1
Views: 132

Re: I'm looking for the Burigo family

Baptism of a daughter? Name: Fontini Burigo Event Type: Baptism Event Date: 4 Aug 1884 Event Place: São Luís Gonzaga, Brusque, Brusque, Santa Catarina, Brasil Event Place (Original): Santa Catarina, Brusque, São Luís Gonzaga Gender: Female Father's Name: Pedro Burigo Mother's Name: Josephina Fontin...
by Tessa78
19 Sep 2020, 16:24
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Recchi Family of Montedinove
Replies: 1
Views: 157

Re: Recchi Family of Montedinove

From what source did you get the birthdate of 22 February 1885 for you GGF?

Can you name also the GGM with whom your Serafino married in 1909 in Castignano?

T.
by Tessa78
10 Sep 2020, 11:22
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Marriage of Angela Costa and ?
Replies: 4
Views: 120

Re: Marriage of Angela Costa and ?

Thank you, I'm getting better at reading Italian, however the hand written records I still struggle with. Which i seem to be dealing with the most, of the time. Looking forward to being able to travel so i can get to the bottom of all the mysteries that keep popping up ALso if anyone could tell me ...
by Tessa78
09 Sep 2020, 22:25
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela
Replies: 7
Views: 314

Re: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela

Thank you very much! :) Do you know if I can find information on the death of Pietro Acquavia and his parents in the USA? Where in USA did they settle? Arrival of Carmela https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-953R-9GLY?i=514&cc=1923888&personaUrl=%2Fark%3A%2F61903%2F1%3A1%3AKXLR-...
by Tessa78
08 Sep 2020, 23:15
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help with Birth Records
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: Help with Birth Records

Birth Act #32
Dated 26 November 1889 in town of Fardella
Father: Domenico Donadio, 34, farmer
Mother: Rosa Favale, his wife.
Child born on 25th at 8:06 AM in the house in Via Mario Pagano #47, and was given the name NICOLA.

T.
by Tessa78
08 Sep 2020, 15:17
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela
Replies: 7
Views: 314

Re: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela

Happy to help! :-) Here also is the birth act of Rosa Maria Aquino, wife of Giuseppe Acquavia, and mother of Pietro, and of your ancestor, Maria Giovanna Acquavia. #100 Dated 27 June 1859. http://dl.antenati.san.beniculturali.it/v/Archivio+di+Stato+di+Potenza/Stato+civile+della+restaurazione/Ruoti/N...
by Tessa78
07 Sep 2020, 21:17
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela
Replies: 7
Views: 314

Re: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela

And continuing back another generation... Here is the marriage of Rocco Donato Acquavia (GF of Pietro) and Rosaria Maria Rosella on 14 November 1851 . #33 Groom: Rocco Donato Acquavia, 24, farmer; son of Pasquale and of Rosa Ciaffreda. Bride: Rosaria Maria Rosella, 19, daughter of deceased Giuseppe ...
by Tessa78
07 Sep 2020, 20:07
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela
Replies: 7
Views: 314

Re: Acquavia Pietro - Spadola Carmela

You have his birth act? Birth of Pietro Antonio Acquavia #67 https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G94M-K4BX?i=1691&wc=M795-4MS%3A392227201%2C392430901%2C392430902&cc=2043547 Here is the birth of a sister, Maria Giovanna, in August 1894 There is a notation of her marriage in Ruoti...
by Tessa78
06 Sep 2020, 22:01
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Finding names and information on my 2nd great grandfather and his wife/family
Replies: 14
Views: 374

Re: Finding names and information on my 2nd great grandfather and his wife/family

Concerts Grillo did not name the child. The official in the town, usually the mayor or his representative, have the child his official name. Concerts was the "receiver of the proietti (abandoned)"children at the wheel. I have added links to help you understand this. Isidoro may have named ...