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by brogie62
25 Oct 2017, 18:48
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help Translating Allegeto
Replies: 4
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Re: Help Translating Allegeto

I guess this also explains why there was no death record extract for Catarino Bologna in the allegati.
No one knew exactly when or where he died, just that he was dead.
by brogie62
25 Oct 2017, 12:47
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help Translating Allegeto
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Re: Help Translating Allegeto

Thanks Pippo! I had surmised some of that but was hoping for more detail. I guess there was none. I tried doing searches on Marianazzo di Floridia without luck. Marianazzo seems to be an epithet for an outlaw based upon the original Marianazzo from the 16th century. I had forgotten to include that t...
by brogie62
20 Oct 2017, 03:01
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Help Translating Allegeto
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Help Translating Allegeto

As part of the allegeto for a Sicilian marriage was a document giving the testimony of 4 men as to the parentage of the bride. Not unusual as the both the bride's father and his father were deceased. However, my limited Italian was good enough to note such phrases as 'affair of justice' and 'condemn...