Researching Italian Records

Vicki’s note – Upcoming event information for CAGGNI Computer Assisted Genealogy Group of Northern Illinois.  Mr. Niemiec seems like an good resource for Italian Genealogy.  Note the attached handouts, which I will put in the Genealogy Links and Electronic Helps tab; and have printed out for you to use at the next meeting. :

CAGGNI Computer Assisted Genealogy Group of Northern Illinois.

Researching Italian Records – Schaumburg Township District Library
Date: 15 Apr 2017 10:30 AM CDT

Researching Italian Records

by Daniel Niemiec

Many people with Italian ancestors don’t read Italian, and thus they don’t try to research Italian civil or church records.  Dan will show you that you can learn to find the genealogical information without reading every word on every page.  He will show you an overview of common document formats and indexes so you can work with them easily.

Daniel Niemiec has been the monthly Italian genealogy columnist for Fra Noi for the past 12 years. He has researched his family for 26 years and has traced his Italian roots back to the mid 1600’s. By tracing the descendants of those ancestors he has well over 80,000 known relatives.

Explaining Italian Civil and Church Records   >>HANDOUT 1<<

Italian Records Examined  >>HANDOUT 2<<


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