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Genealogy Resources

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  • Apellidos Italianos - Resources for Italian genealogical research
  • Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo.  Italian-American Family History: A Guide to Researching and Writing About Your Heritage. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997.

  • Cole, Trafford R. Italian Genealogical Records: How to Use Italian Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Other Records in Family History Research. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1995.
  • Colletta, John Philip. Finding Italian Roots: The Complete Guide for Americans. 2nd edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2003.
  • DeLalio, June C. "Extracting Details from Italian Civil Vital Records." NGS NewsMagazine  34, 1 (January-March 2008): 36-40.
  • DeLalio, June C. "Italian Civil Vital Records." Ancestry 4 (July/August 1997).

  • Florence, Italy Baptismal Records 1450-1900

  • Fucilla, Joseph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987.

  • Glazier, Ira P. and William Filby. Italians to America: Lists of Passengers Arriving at U.S. Ports, 1880-1900. Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, 1992-
  • Italian Emigration: Italiani nel mondo - Database
  • Italy World GenWeb

  • Nelson, Lynn. Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Italian Ancestors: How to Find and Record Your Unique Heritage.  Cincinnati, Ohio: Betterway Books, 1997.
  • Ott, George, and Kevan M. Hansen. Guide to the Genealogical Resources of Italy. With Maps and Full Index of Included Towns Region of Sicily. North Salt Lake, Utah: Heritage Creations, 2004.
  • POINT (Pursuing Our Italian Names Together). Supports Italian research.