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== What Is in This Collection? ==
 
== What Is in This Collection? ==
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The collection consists of civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the State Archive of Palermo (Archivio di Stato di Pescara). The collection covers the year 1820-1947 and
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availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality.
  
The collection consists of civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the State Archive of Palermo (Archivio di Stato di Pescara). Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality. Images will be added to this collection as they become available.
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It also includes:
 
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*Indexes (indici)
Records for this collection include the years 1820 - 1866.
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*Marriage banns (notificazioni o pubblicazioni)
 
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*Marriage supplements (processetti)
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*Miscellaneous records (atti diversi)
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Images will be added to this collection as they become available.
 
=== Image Visibility ===
 
=== Image Visibility ===
Whenever possible, FamilySearch makes images available for all users. However, rights to view images on our website are granted by the record custodians. 
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{{Image Visibility}}
These images can be viewed online by members of the supporting organization(s), at a [https://familysearch.org/locations/ Family History Center] near you, or the [[Family History Library]]. 
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=== Reading These Records ===  
For additional information about image restrictions, please see the [[Restrictions for Viewing Images in FamilySearch Historical Record Collections]] page. 
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For help reading these Italian records, see the following guides:
=== Reading These Records ===
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*[[Italy Language and Languages]]
These records are written in Italian.  For help reading the records see the section: [[Italy, Palermo, Civil Registration, State Archive (FamilySearch Historical Records)#For Help Reading These Records|For Help Reading These Records]]
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*[[Italian Genealogical Word List]]
 
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/the-italian-documents/the-italian-documents(english) Script Tutorial for Italian]
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*[[Italy Handwriting]]
 
===To Browse this Collection===
 
===To Browse this Collection===
 
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== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==
==What Can These Records Tell Me?==
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The following information may be found in these records:  
The collection may contain the following records:
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*Births (nati)
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'''Birth'''
*Marriages (matrimony)
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*Birth date and place of birth
*Marriage banns (pubblicazioni o notificazioni)
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*Name of child
*Marriage supplements (processetti)
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*Names of witnesses
*Deaths (morti)
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*Gender
*Residency records (cittadinanze)
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*Names and occupation of parents
*Ten-year indexes (indici decennali)
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*Miscellaneous records (atti diversi)
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'''Marriage'''
 
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*Name of bride and groom
== How Do I Search This Collection? ==
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*Date and place of marriage
You can search the index or view the images or both. Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:<br>
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*Names and residences of parents
*The name of the person you are looking for
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*Groom's birth place and residence
*Approximate year of birth
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*Bride's age and occupation
 
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*Names of witnesses
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'''Death'''
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*Name, age, and occupation of deceased
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*Date and place of death
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*Residence and birthplace of deceased
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*Name and occupation of father/name of mother
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== Collection Content ==
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For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: [[Italy, Civil Registration - FamilySearch Historical Records]].
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== How Do I Search This Collection? ==  
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Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
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*Your ancestor's given name and surname
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*Identifying information such as residence
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*Estimated marriage or birth year
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*Family relationships
 
=== Search the Index ===
 
=== Search the Index ===
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=== View the Images ===
 
You will be able to search this collection once it is published.
 
 
===For Help Reading These Records===
 
 
For help reading the records see the following wiki articles:
 
 
*[[Italy Language and Languages]]
 
*[[Italian Genealogical Word List]]
 
 
 
=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
 
=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]].
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Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log |research log]].
  
==What Do I Do Next?==
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== What Do I Do Next? ==
===I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?===                          
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=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===                        
*Use the age in the citizen to find an approximate birth year to begin your search in church or civil records.                           
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*Add any new information you’ve found to your records
*Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have moved, been recruited or lived nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify. Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Italy_Vital_Records_Index vital records indexes] in the country.                 
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*Use the information to find more. For instance, use the age listed in the record to estimate a year of birth, if that is yet undetermined
*When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details such as a title, an occupation, or land ownership. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors.                         
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*Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Italy_Vital_Records_Index vital records indexes] in the country  
*[[Italy Church Records|Church Records]] often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900.                         
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=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===                            
===I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now?===                              
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*[[Italy Church Records]] are also a good substitute when civil records of births, marriages, and deaths cannot be found or are unavailable
*Switch to a different record collection. Depending on the time period, either Civil Registration records or Church Records may be more useful.                                 
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*Check for variants of given names, surnames, and place names. Transcription errors could occur in any handwritten record; also, it was not uncommon for an individual be listed under a nickname or an abbreviation of their name
*While searching, it is helpful to know such information as the ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as an ancestor and that the ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.                          
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*Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby areas or [[Italy Emigration and Immigration]] records
*Keep in mind that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name.                         
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*Search the indexes and records of [[Italy Societies|local genealogical societies]]
*Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images. Pay special attention to how the name should have been pronounced and try variations on the pronunciation.                         
 
*Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for these names as well.                       
 
*Search the indexes and records of [[Italy Societies|local genealogical societies]].
 
*Earlier records may not contain as much information as the records created after the late 1800.
 
*There is also some variation in the information given from one record to another.
 
  
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=== Research Helps ===
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The following articles will help you in your research for your family in [[Italy Genealogy|Italy]].
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* [[GuidedResearch:Italy|Italy Guided Research]]
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* [[Italy Record Finder]]
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* [[Italy Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]
 
== Citing This Collection ==
 
== Citing This Collection ==
 
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
 
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
 
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Record Description
Record Type: Civil Registration
Collection years: 1820-1866
Languages: Italian
Title in the Language: Italia, Palermo, Stato Civile (Archivio di Stato), 1820-1866
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What Is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

The collection consists of civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the State Archive of Palermo (Archivio di Stato di Pescara). The collection covers the year 1820-1947 and availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality.

It also includes:

  • Indexes (indici)
  • Marriage banns (notificazioni o pubblicazioni)
  • Marriage supplements (processetti)
  • Miscellaneous records (atti diversi)

Images will be added to this collection as they become available.

Image Visibility[edit | edit source]

Whenever possible FamilySearch makes images and indexes available for all users. However, rights to view these data are limited by contract and subject to change. Because of this there may be limitations on where and how images and indexes are available or who can see them. Please be aware some collections consist only of partial information indexed from the records and do not contain any images. For additional information about image restrictions see Restrictions for Viewing Images in FamilySearch Historical Record Collections.

Reading These Records[edit | edit source]

For help reading these Italian records, see the following guides:

To Browse this Collection[edit | edit source]

You can browse through images in this collection using the waypoints on the Collection Browse Page for Italy, Palermo, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1820-1947.

What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

The following information may be found in these records:

Birth

  • Birth date and place of birth
  • Name of child
  • Names of witnesses
  • Gender
  • Names and occupation of parents

Marriage

  • Name of bride and groom
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Names and residences of parents
  • Groom's birth place and residence
  • Bride's age and occupation
  • Names of witnesses

Death

  • Name, age, and occupation of deceased
  • Date and place of death
  • Residence and birthplace of deceased
  • Name and occupation of father/name of mother

Collection Content[edit | edit source]

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: Italy, Civil Registration - FamilySearch Historical Records.

How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

  • Your ancestor's given name and surname
  • Identifying information such as residence
  • Estimated marriage or birth year
  • Family relationships

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

This collection does not have a searchable index. Only images are available. See View the Images to access them.

View the Images[edit | edit source]

View images in this collection by visiting the Collection Browse Page:
  1. Select Province
  2. Select Comune or Frazione
  3. Select Record Type and Year to view the images

How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Add any new information you’ve found to your records
  • Use the information to find more. For instance, use the age listed in the record to estimate a year of birth, if that is yet undetermined
  • Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching vital records indexes in the country

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Italy Church Records are also a good substitute when civil records of births, marriages, and deaths cannot be found or are unavailable
  • Check for variants of given names, surnames, and place names. Transcription errors could occur in any handwritten record; also, it was not uncommon for an individual be listed under a nickname or an abbreviation of their name
  • Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby areas or Italy Emigration and Immigration records
  • Search the indexes and records of local genealogical societies

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in Italy.

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation:
The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
Image Citation:
When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen.