Genealogy in Civitella del Tronto

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If you know (or you think) that your ancestors were from Civitella del Tronto, you could find info about your Italian family at Registrar of Vital Statistics in the City Office or at the parishes.

Registry offices in Abruzzo and in Teramo province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Civitella del Tronto registrar as of that date.

So, if your ancestors were in Civitella del Tronto in the nineteenth or twentieth century, then you could try to contact the City Office of Civitella del Tronto to know more.

Would you like to know if any distant relatives live in Civitella del Tronto?

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Civitella del Tronto


Before to start your genealogy research in Civitella del Tronto, we suggest you to read our tips for your search . They are useful to search in Abruzzo and in Civitella del Tronto too.

In the next picture you can see the demographic trends in Civitella del Tronto from the Italian Unification (1861).

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Civitella del Tronto. As more your surname is common in Civitella del Tronto, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Civitella del Tronto archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Teramo province are:
Centorame, Costantini, D’Agostino, D’Angelo, De Berardinis, De Dominicis, De Luca, Di Battista, Di Berardino, Di Blasio, Di Bonaventura, Di Carlo, Di Domenico, Di Donato, Di Egidio, Di Febo, Di Felice, Di Filippo, Di Francesco, Di Giacinto, Di Giovanni, Di Giuseppe, Di Gregorio, Di Marco, Di Matteo, Di Michele, Di Nicola, Di Paolo, Di Pasquale, Di Pietro, Di Sabatino, Di Sante, Di Simone, Di Stefano, Ferretti, Ferri, Franchi, Iezzi, Mariani, Marini, Martella, Olivieri, Pavone, Piccioni, Ranalli, Ricci, Ruggieri, Valentini.

Church archives in Teramo province may instead contain even older information, but they are far less accessible from abroad (and almost impossible by email).
Then,parishes send information not easily.

If you have the opportunity to visit Civitella del Tronto and Teramo province, you could plan to investigate churches’ archives by yourself, but from abroad is very difficult to obtain any result unless you find a reliable local help.

Another important source of information is the “Archivio di Stato” (National archive) in L’Aquila.

In any case, never give up! Probably the distance from your country and Italy, some difficulties in understanding and in translation, could complicate your search but this should not discourage you.

It’s important to plan your activities to carry on with simple goals (eg. search for a single date of birth, the name of an ancestor, the date of a marriage, etc.)

If you are interested to start or to continue your genealogy research in Civitella del Tronto, or if you have questions regarding your family in Civitella del Tronto, just leave a message below, we will answer you by email

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One Message to “Genealogy in Civitella del Tronto”
  1. Vincent says:

    Aloha from Hawaii – My grandparents came to US in early 1900s – My grandfather Vincenzo Fagioli married Fortunata Di Giambattista between 1904 and 1906 I believe in Civitella. I tried using marriage records in Teramo but they do not have all the records. I know it is asking much of you but could you suggest a way I might access records for those years for marriage OR birth records for Vincenzo or Fortunata born about 1871-1978 in Civitella? If I cannot get information this way I hope to be able to visit Civitella soon!

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