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by darkerhorse
08 Jul 2020, 16:29
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Riveli Puzzle
Replies: 7
Views: 468

Riveli Puzzle

This is an 1816 Riveli record from Sicily. Mauro Pitruzzello is declaring land he inherited from his brother Alfio. Mauro's son Emanuele is making this declaration on behalf of his father. There's an 1811 Riveli record for Alfio declaring this same land, and an 1815 Riveli record for Mauro declaring...
by darkerhorse
08 Jul 2020, 16:16
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Missing records? What to do?
Replies: 3
Views: 441

Re: Missing records? What to do?

It reads age 45, born in Trapani. Husband of ???? (not recorded).
by darkerhorse
08 Jul 2020, 15:31
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Mescu Yanu
Replies: 15
Views: 2319

Re: Mescu Yanu

Okay.
by darkerhorse
08 Jul 2020, 15:29
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Am I Seeing Double?
Replies: 6
Views: 787

Re: Am I Seeing Double?

They're not twins. Either brothers or it's the same person in both photos. My guess is the latter.
by darkerhorse
07 Jul 2020, 16:56
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Nickname
Replies: 3
Views: 760

Re: Nickname

Yeah, I've seen that website.
by darkerhorse
06 Jul 2020, 18:50
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Mescu Yanu
Replies: 15
Views: 2319

Re: Mescu Yanu

Any clues?
by darkerhorse
06 Jul 2020, 18:48
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Nickname
Replies: 3
Views: 760

Re: Nickname

I just found out that in Italian it's "Naldo".

So, in Sicilian I presume it's "Naldu" or "Naddu".
by darkerhorse
06 Jul 2020, 03:24
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: Birth Record Translation
Replies: 3
Views: 366

Re: Birth Record Translation

father = Francesco, age 25, son of Sebastiano
mother = looks like Carmina or Carminella, age 28, I can't read her last name, her father might be Vito

I'm sure someone else will give you a better translation.
by darkerhorse
04 Jul 2020, 22:39
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Found a new document...Trying again
Replies: 2
Views: 426

Re: Found a new document...Trying again

What are you specifically looking for?
by darkerhorse
04 Jul 2020, 22:37
Forum: Off Topic - We don't only do Italian Genealogy
Topic: Nickname
Replies: 3
Views: 760

Nickname

Anyone know what the nickname for Rinaldo is in Sicily?
by darkerhorse
03 Jul 2020, 17:27
Forum: Italian Genealogy
Topic: Am I Seeing Double?
Replies: 6
Views: 787

Am I Seeing Double?

These are either brothers or the same person living in Sicily c.1920s. Is there anything in the faces or military uniforms to suggest whether it's the same person or two persons?
by darkerhorse
03 Jul 2020, 17:22
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: 1914 Military Record
Replies: 3
Views: 342

Re: 1914 Military Record

Thanks. It must be a reference to his passport.

Anything of interest handwritten above, or is it just routine?
by darkerhorse
02 Jul 2020, 23:58
Forum: Italian language, handwriting , script & translations
Topic: 1669 baptismal record
Replies: 20
Views: 1436

Re: 1669 baptismal record

Does anyone see a way on this website to contact the Archdiocese of Siracusa by email?

http://arcidiocesi.siracusa.it/