New associate researcher – Rita Abbasi

Please welcome Rita to our team.  She has joined us as an associate researcher and will be handling civil and parish record searches in Lazio, Abruzzo and Latina. Rita was born in England but has lived in Italy since she was a teenager.  Her command of English is excellent.

Search of the week – Fumone, Frosinone

Fumone, population today 80 (yes 80) permanent residents.  Ancestry.com has more than 150 persons on its passenger lists giving Fumone as their place of origin. Famous for its medieval castle and the Prison of Pope Celestino V, today it has boutiques and restaurants that live off the local and foreign tourists who come here for … Continue reading

Salerno records now on-line!

The Italian Government website http://www.antenati.san.beniculturali.it announced today that it has uploaded civil records for the Province of Salerno. September 18, 2017 State Archive of Salerno We’re glad to inform you that uploading procedures for Salerno have been completed. On Portale Antenati are now accessible 5.938.681 images belonging to 55.973 registries, from 1809 to 1946. For … Continue reading

Search of the week in Supino

Avery’s mother and her two siblings together with their spouses were making a trip to Italy and wanted to visit the town of origin of their parents.   Avery had visited Supino a few years ago by taking the train, arriving in the early afternoon and finding everything closed.  She wanted to make sure that … Continue reading

Terme Romane di Supino

I had a group of Canadians to take to visit their town of origin, Supino in Frosinone.  As part of the tour I decided to have them visit the archaeological remains of the Roman Thermal baths discovered in the 1960’s in Supino. It is not well-known and not generally open to the public except by … Continue reading

Search of the Week

Marc contacted us to search his Castellucci family from Sora.  He had enough detail to get us started and we were able to take his family back in a direct line to the late 1700’s with no problem. As I reviewed the information we had gathered I had a feeling I had researched this family … Continue reading