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Mon, Jun 28, 2010

Looking into family history. My grandparents names were Mario LeDonne (Pescocostanzo, Italy) and Angelina (Furgonelle) LeDonne (Mendicini, Cozensa, Italy) Any information would be nice.
Robert M. LeDonne
Rochester, Pa. United States

Sun, Jun 20, 2010

I am travelling to Italy this July and am interested in finding any relatives in the Poggio Picenze area. My great grandpa was Pasquali Sciotti (born in 1833 Comune di Barisciano) and he married Matilda Friscione (spelling?). Their daughter, Angelina Sciotti is my grandmother. I think there must be some relatives still in Poggio Picenze and perhaps in other places in Italy. I would love to hear from anyone with any information.
Theresa Davies
Burnaby, British Columbia Canada

Sun, Jun 13, 2010

It's weird to see someone else with your name. Maybe we are related.
Marie Capezzuto D'Anna
Ridgefield, NJ United States

Fri, Jun 11, 2010

My Gradndfather (Michael Antidormi) from Cerchio. L'Aquila migrated to Scotland in the early 1900s'. He and his brother opened a shomaker store next to my Grandmothers Fish and Chips shop in Edinborough. The two sisters married the 2 brothers and migrated to the US in 1905 to NYC. They had 5 children, One born in Scotland (Jackie) who died of Diptheria shortly after they arrived. Rosalia, Florence, Michael (My Dad), Romeo (Ralph) and John. They have all past away. I live on Long Island in Kings Park, NY. Any ideas??
Michael Antidormi
Kings Park, NY US

Thu, Jun 10, 2010

Hi, I am researching my wife's Italian families from Cansano. The names are: DiGiallonardo, Guadagnoli, Villani, DeSantis, Marcantonio, DiGregorio, DiCamillo, Morelli,DelGiudice, Giuliana. Any info you may have and would like to share would be appreciated. I will gladly share what I have.
Charlie & Mary Jane Mary Jane (DiGiallonardo) Flowers
Ft. Collins, CO USA

Thu, Jun 10, 2010

My great-grandmother, Theresa DiNardi, was from Pizzoferrato. I have very little information, except that she resided in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA,;she died in Pittsburgh, PA, USA. She had two daughters (USA born) named Louise (Lisa), and Laura. I do not even know my great-grandfather's name. Somewhere I heard Giovassio, but I cannot be sure. Anyone with any information?
Pamela Buzzy
Whitehall, PA USA

Sun, Jun 6, 2010

My name is MaryAnne Gardner. My maiden name was Corbino. My father, Joseph Corbino was born in Vittorio, Sicily and came to American around 1914 with his mother Josephine and father John Corbino and I am wondering if there are any relatives that still live there.

My mother's maiden name was DiBenedetto. Her father was named Pontaleon and he and his wife, Maria Nagel Battaglia came from Pescara, Italy in the early 1900's. Pontaleon had 2 brothers who came to the US first, one was named Anthony who resided in Hartford, CT and the other brother resided in the Southington, CT area. I was told, in the past, that there are still relatives living there.
I have been trying to do genelogy searches but have not been able to get any more information.

Mary Anne Gardner
Largo, Florida USA