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Tue, Sep 29, 2009

Grandfather: Antonio Conicello or Antonio Faldo Conicello left Italy in 1901. I believe he is from Chieti region. He settled in Conshohocken, PA (USA). His brother, Nicholas also settled in Conshohocken.
Dominic Conicello
Wayne, PA United States

Sep 29, 2009

I don't know if is still active. I found this guest book today 9/29/2009 while looking up my maiden name LoSapio. I see there is a Lucille A. LoSapio looking for people with that last name. If you are still looking please send me an email. I would love to chat and see if we are related in some way. Thanks,
Rosemarie Dougherty
Madison, NJ USA

Tue, Sep 29, 2009

I am searching for relatives of Giovanni Natali and Pasqualino di tocco for a historical documentary about Gran Sasso 1943. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
Claudia Sobral
Roma, Lazio Italy

Mon, Sep 28, 2009

In response to two listings I saw out on this site. Family name of Gallerizzi and Piccioni. My great-aunt (Carmela) is from both sides. My mother (Mary) her niece is from the Piccioni side (Bernardo and Louisa-her parents). All from Isola del Gran Sasso and Pescara area. Most of the family now live in Maryland. Most used to live in Washington, DC (until about 1959 - at least for my family - Sam and Mary Gannett). Any interest - contact me. Thanks.
James Gannett
Frederick, MD USA

Mon, Sep 28, 2009

Any Gallerizzi's, Piccioni's or Gannett's out there? We are also doing family resourch - lets join forces. I am doing this for my husband (James Gannett) his mother is Mary (Piccioni) Gannett. Mary's parents were Bernardo and Louisa they used to live in DC and owned a grocery store on D Street, NW. then moved to Florida (both deceased). Mary had a aunt named Carmela who lived in Maryland (deceased). My husband has family all around the Maryland area. Please contact me at babonru1@comcast.net or @mcdaniel.edu Thank you.
Sylvia Gannett
Frederick, MD USA

Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 3:33 AM

I am so glad I found this website. My father was Ernest Carifa and his father was Anthony Clement Carifa born in 1896 in Introdacqua, Italy. We are all in the Columbus,Ohio area now and I am looking for someone to help me research the Carifa Family in Italy. Anthony clement Carifa's father was Francesco and his wife Bambina. Could anyone help. I would be greatly appreciated. I would like to visit if there is still Carifa family there. Please correspond. Thank you and God Bless
Nancy Jodelle Carifa
Hilliard, Ohio USA

Wed, Sep 23, 2009

Hello, I do not know how this works but I am looking for someone to help me over there in the great country of Italy in regards to my family. I am looking for Brasili's in Ascoli Piceno, I am wanting to see about getting birth certificates or any information on Emidio Brasili, Angelo Brasili, and Rosa Maria Brasili, Her Mother's name was Filomena Carasanese, Rosa Maria was born January 21, 1900, Emidio was born there and I think along with his wife Maria. They came to United States in around 1911. I do not know how much it cost but it does not matter. If you could contact me I would so appreciate it. Thank you,
Terese Brasile
Waynesboro, PA United States

Tue, Sep 22, 2009

Looking for family of Antonio and Giuseppa Casucci in Benevento Italy. They had a son named Luigi Mentullo who was wonded while serving in the Italian Army Served from May 22 1915 to Aug. 5 1919 His D.O.B. is June 21 1890 He came to The United States and lived in Rochester New York Any info on both names will be greatly appreciated.
Ray Braun
Webster, New York U.S.A.

Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 1:17 AM

I'm trying to locate my grandmother's family who migrated to America by the name of d'Onofrio. Her parents (mother's name Filomena) and two brothers. (one was named Ludovico) and sister Domenica d'Onofrio were born in Foro, Abbruzzi. My grandmother was born in 1892. Ludovico left for America to find work then Domenica and parents followed. They left behind two sisters, my grandmother Margherita, (who was waiting for her fiance to return from america) and her sister Graziella who was married. Domenica from America wrote many letters and sent many packages to my grandmother who married Giovanni Loca around 1923 in Ripa Teatina prov. Chieti. They had three children, Giulia, Filomena and Giovanni Loca. Domenica died in 1947 and was about 80yrs old. In italy there lives a Linda who is about 80 yrs old and is the daughter of Graziella in Chieti.)

Would love to contact any cousins. I am the daughter of Filomena, my mother is 82yrs old and would love to discover long lost relatives. Her sister and brother have long passed away and am now writing book on my family's history. Have much on Caprara and Loca family but grandma's story in America has been lost. For mum and dad's 65th wedding anniversary, this would be a great present. Thanks

Adele Caprara -
Sydney, New South Wales Australia

Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 12:15 AM

deceo buscar por este medioi alguien de la familia angelini mi abuelo se llamaba emilio angelini su mama angela angelini y su papa serafin angelini.
dora angelini
barros blancos, canelones uruguay

Sat, Sep 19, 2009 at 11:21 PM

I'm the grandaughter of Giulio Marconi he used to live in Fonzaso Italy.he came over here in the year 1908 on the boat LaGafcogne through Ellis Island to the town of Lowber Pa.We are trying to find out who his sisters and brothers are.his mother was Maria Corso and his father was Angelo Marconi.some of his brothers were Angelo John and Adam who was born in 1893 and a sister Katerina who married Angelo Bilesimo.My grandfather was born in 2-27-1894.If you have any thing on this family could you please let me know. Thank you
Kathy Marconi Boody
Dalton, Massachuetts United States

Sat, Sep 19, 2009

Hello. My name is Denise DelGrosso. My father is Lucio DelGrosso. He was born and raised in Chieti. He has a very large family. Claudia, Ugo, Josephine, Julia, Maria, Lina and Nadia DelGrosso. When he was a very young man he got a very young girl pregnant. I am looking for my half brother. The only information I have about my half brother is that he was born to a woman who lived in Chieti. It was in the 1960's. My father Lucio DelGrosso moved to the United States with his family leaving his girlfriend and son in Italy.I believe my half brother has moved to the United States. Perhaps California. If anyone has any informatio please contact me. Thank you very much.
Denise DelGrosso
Morristown, New Jersey USA

Wed, Sep 16, 2009

Hello, I am French. I make genealogical researches. I look for my Italian family of Spoltore. Particularly names: D'ASCENZIO, D'ANNIBALLE, SANTURBANO, D'ONOFRIO, DI LUCA, DI MARCO, SCURTI, DI BLASIO, MEZZANOTTE. I think that some emigrated in the USA and settled down to Steubenville in the OHIO. Thank you

Buongiorno, Sono francese. Faccio delle ricerche genealogiche. Ricerco la mia famiglia italiana di Spoltore. Particolarmente i nomi: D'ASCENZIO, D'ANNIBALLE, SANTURBANO, D'ONOFRIO, DI LUCA, DI MARCO, SCURTI, DI BLASIO, MEZZANOTTE. Penso che certi sono emigrati negli USA e si sono installati a Steubenville nell'Ohio. Grazie

Bonjour, Je suis française. Je fais des recherches généalogiques. Je recherche ma famille italienne de Spoltore. Particulièrement les noms : D'ASCENZIO, D’ANNIBALLE, SANTURBANO, D’ONOFRIO, DI LUCA, DI MARCO, SCURTI, DI BLASIO, MEZZANOTTE. Je pense que certains ont émigré aux USA et se sont installés à Steubenville dans l'OHIO. Merci


Fri, Sep 11, 2009

My grandfather was born in Malcesine Italy, his name Anthony Viviani, his mother Maria Viviani. He came to the US at the age of 16 and settled in Monessen, Pa. My grandmother came from Marliana at the age of five. Her name was Florinda Cheechi. Any help on either would be greatly appreciated.
williamsburg, VA usa

Fri, Sep 4, 2009

I am looking for relatives in Cappelle Sul Tavo. My grandfather, Camillo DiNicola born there June 8 1894 to Pasquale and Carolina DiNicola. At age 12, he immigrated to the USA with his brothers Pietro (7) and Salvatore (9) in June, 1905 on the ship Germania from Naples. My mother and brother are in Italy 4 Sept 2009 through 14 Sept 2009 and will be in Cappelle Sul Tavo for part of there stay in Italy. Thank you!
adrienne dinicola
Cleveland, OHIO USA

Thu, Sep 3, 2009 at 8:59 PM

I am in search of family members who still live in chieti or vinchiaturro italy. My grandfather was first generation born in the unites states. His father (my great grandfather) came from chieti around 1920 to the U.S. His name was Americo Rudolph Giordano. If there are any Giordano's out there who came from chieti, please contact my email. I am also looking for any relatives that came from my great grandmothers side. Her name was Maria Pistilli. She came to America when she was 9 in january of 1921 with her mother and 2 sisters and one brother. I found information on her when she came through ellis island. They landed in NYC then ended up going to Bayonn New jersey, then they settled in philadelphia. Her ship was named the Britannia. They are from the region of Vinchiaturro Italy. Any one with any information, please contact my email adress.
Caitlin Kirby
philadelphia, Pa U.S

Thu, Sep 3, 2009

Family name is MARZOLA. My grandfather (Luigi) born in 1884 came to Canada in the early 1900's (Thunder Bay area) travelling back to Italy periodically. He was married to Lucia Perfetti born in 1890. If anyone has family information please contact me. Thank You
Lou Marzola
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Tue, Sep 1, 2009

ANTONIO DEL VECCHIO Castelnuovo di Conza Custode di Salerno, Si tratta di un figlio di Donato Maria Del vecchio Giuseppe - venne a El Salvador tra 1938-1942 e portò due figlie MARIA ANGELICA e Ana Cecilia Del Vecchio - vorei sapere quali la famiglia che probabilmente è in Italia CHE PROBABILMENTE IN ITALIA. Io sono il suo pronipote
Carlos Velasco
San Salvador, El Salvador

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