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by ray1955
13 Apr 2020, 17:25
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Marianna Spoto
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Marianna Spoto

I have she was born in 1845 and died 1932. So if records appear to start at 1866 and finish at 1910 this person is outside the information. I received a message stating some records are available on line you just have to know how to get to them. Is it possible that other than say the card catalog sh...
by ray1955
13 Apr 2020, 17:15
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Ancestry.com
Replies: 5
Views: 802

Ancestry.com

Ok I am gonna give this a try. I have a date on my file that when I open my Ancestry on my computer. My program is like 2014 version. When I signed up again for Ancestry.com I see a newer version of my file.....so I am wondering how I would copy this file to my computer and be able to have it as an ...
by ray1955
12 Apr 2020, 00:47
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: US search
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: US search

Thank you so much. I Have to get back to being able to read the various documents from Italy however I do believe these are mine......I have been to the cemetery web site and I can not get a return on any of this data but the illinois death and still birth document states they are buried at Hillside...
by ray1955
11 Apr 2020, 14:56
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: US search
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: US search

Where did you get this? Death of Genevieve Spoto on 28 Sept 1930, born 6 June 1866 in Vallelunga, daughter of Loretto & Teresa Gergino. Spouse of Vincent. Informant is her son-in-law Angelo. I believe the center paragraph is not mine......thanks for checking for me....I am gonna check Mt Carmel ...
by ray1955
11 Apr 2020, 06:08
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: US search
Replies: 6
Views: 400

US search

Ok so I am not sure where this should go. Vincenzo Spoto immigrated to the US from Sicily on ship manifest 1899 and later his wife came over 1902 NY to Chicago. On the first census I found he changed his name to Charles and his wife was Giovanna Gugino. They had a daughter her name was listed as Jos...
by ray1955
11 Apr 2020, 02:56
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Looking for the birth record of Rosario Plurione
Replies: 9
Views: 516

Re: Looking for the birth record of Rosario Plurione

Hello Marty. I tried to call you to see how you are doing. I left a voice mail for you. I got another membership with Ancestry for 6 mos. I am trying to do more work.....get more organized.
Email me.
by ray1955
09 Apr 2020, 23:27
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Looking for the birth record of Rosario Plurione
Replies: 9
Views: 516

Re: Looking for the birth record of Rosario Plurione

Looking at the names in the column for each record, I don't see Rosario Plurione.

Im trying to learn too. I was on this sight for 6 mos researching but now when I try to help some now that I am back......geesh I can't even help them before someone else gets it done. People here are very good.
by ray1955
09 Apr 2020, 21:19
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Looking for the birth record of Rosario Plurione
Replies: 9
Views: 516

Re: Looking for the birth record of Rosario Plurione

What document are you using to determine the spelling of first name and last and determine the date of 1895?
by ray1955
09 Apr 2020, 04:18
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: birth and death records prior to 1866
Replies: 3
Views: 303

Re: birth and death records prior to 1866

Example: I went to Caltanissetta/Vallelunga and looked for the death of Giuseppa Spoto 12/06/1929.......but the indexes do not go past 1910.

Thank you for responding.....much appreciated.
by ray1955
08 Apr 2020, 22:33
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: birth and death records prior to 1866
Replies: 3
Views: 303

birth and death records prior to 1866

So other than looking at card catalogs at lutheran churches etc........
can you look at church records or do you have to in quire to the church in Sicily?

thanks,

Ray
by ray1955
08 Apr 2020, 18:27
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Map Sicily
Replies: 6
Views: 1122

Re: Map Sicily

Marianna Spoto born 02/11/1901 and death 13/08/1932......this was from a wire diagram I
received from family members in Sicily.

Thanks for the quick response on the maps I have downloaded the links for later references.
by ray1955
02 Apr 2020, 23:04
Forum: Locations in Italy
Topic: Map Sicily
Replies: 6
Views: 1122

Map Sicily

Ok, so I was wondering if Ancestory has a good map and how to get it, I just got back on Ancestry today. I would like to check various places if I have a name and I know most my relatives came from Sicily - and - the wire diagram I have some one printed Sacrestana…..how can I find it on the map and ...
by ray1955
27 Sep 2016, 17:23
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Italian or Sicilian
Replies: 9
Views: 2687

Re: Italian or Sicilian

Thanks Marty.
by ray1955
26 Sep 2016, 22:19
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Italian or Sicilian
Replies: 9
Views: 2687

Re: Italian or Sicilian

New photo with a note describing looking to get it translated. Ciao Raymond, T u vuoi sapere chi sono nella seconda foto, da sinistra mia sorella vincenza la zia sara poi di destro si vede la faccia piccola e la cugina Rosa figlia della Zia giuseppina da tanto tempo morti proprio davanti a destra un...
by ray1955
25 Sep 2016, 15:11
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Italian or Sicilian
Replies: 9
Views: 2687

Re: Italian or Sicilian

Thats perfect thanks you....that is along the lines of what I was thinking.

Now that makes sense. Now I have to go back to Rosetta with 3 more pictures she had sent me and try to
decipher them when she responds.

I appreciate your time.


Raymond