Finding Italian Roots: The Complete Guide for Americans (Google eBook)

Front Cover
Genealogical Publishing Com, 2003 - History - 206 pages
0 Reviews
A guide for family researchers of Italian descent points the way to resources in the United States as well as information available in the town halls, archives, churches, and libraries of Italy.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Registri degli Uffici di Leva
124
Minute Atti e Bastardelli Notarili
125
Catasti
131
Registri dellEmigrazione e Passaporti
133
Italian Emigration
134
Archivio Centrale dello Stato National Archives
135
Catholic Records
137
Archivi Parrocchiali
138

Joining a Genealogical Society
35
2 Published Resources
37
Collective Biographies of Italian Americans
38
Histories of Italian Communities in the United States
39
City Directories
40
Newspapers in English and Italian
42
Italians in Italy
44
Dictionaries of Italian Surnames
45
Genealogies of Titled Families
46
Italian Local History
54
The Family History Library
55
Microfilmed Italian Records
56
Form Letters
57
Private Repositories with Italian Collections
58
Internet Websites
59
Federal Records Censuses
63
Passenger Arrival Records
67
Naturalization Records
72
Passport Applications
77
Other Federal Records
78
Censuses
80
Other State Records
82
County Courthouse
84
Cemetery Records and Inscriptions
86
Other Local Records
87
4 Civil Records of Italy
91
Archivio Comunale Town Archives
98
Stato Civile
99
Atto della Solenne Promessa di Celebrare il Matrimonio
104
Atto di Morto
109
Certificate di Stato di Famiglia
110
Archivio di Stato State Archives
118
Stato Civile
121
Allegati
123
Atto di Matrimonio
139
Status Animarum
141
Archivi Diocesani
143
Jewish Records
146
Jewish Patronymics and Surnames
148
Jewish Local History
149
Published Genealogies
150
Websites
151
Civil Repositories
152
Cemeteries
153
Waldenses
155
NonItalian Protestants
158
Biblioteche Libraries
159
Archivi Genealogici Genealogical Archives
162
Registri delle Universita Registers of Universities
163
Genealogical Institutes in Italy
164
Letters Open Doors
167
Italiano si Inglese no
168
Postal Courtesy Makes Friends
169
Props Are Worth a Thousand Italian Words
170
Interpreting Italian Terms
171
Italian Cemeteries
172
Detto Called
173
Local Oral Lore
176
Plan Your Transportation and Lodging
177
Closing
179
Bibliographic Note
181
GLOSSARY
183
Manuals and Guides
193
The Internet
194
Research Aids
196
Histories of Italian Communities in the United States
199
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 196 - Ancestry's Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, rev. ed. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, Inc., 1992.

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (2003)

Colletta is one of America's most popular genealogical lecturers. He conducts workshops for the National Archives, teaches courses for the Smithsonian Institution, and lectures nationally. He is also on the faculty of three genealogical institutes held annually.

Bibliographic information