Genealogy in Figline Vegliaturo

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

Registry offices in Calabria and in Cosenza province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Figline Vegliaturo registrar as of that date.

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


Would you like to know if any distant relatives live in Figline Vegliaturo?

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Figline Vegliaturo

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Before to start your genealogy research in Figline Vegliaturo, we suggest you to read our tips for your search . They are useful to search in Italy and in Figline Vegliaturo too.

In the next picture you can see the demographic trends in Figline Vegliaturo from the Italian Unification (1861).



It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Figline Vegliaturo. As more your surname is common in Figline Vegliaturo, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Figline Vegliaturo archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Cosenza province are:
Aiello, Barone, Bruno, Caputo, Caruso, Chiappetta, De Luca, De Marco, De Rose, Esposito, Falcone, Ferraro, Filice, Fusaro, Gabriele, Gagliardi, Gallo, Garofalo, Gaudio, Gencarelli, Gentile, Giordano, Greco, Guido, Leone, Longo, Madeo, Marino, Martino, Mazzei, Morrone, Nicoletti, Nigro, Palermo, Perri, Perrone, Porco, Presta, Pugliese, Rizzo, Romano, Ruffolo, Russo, Salerno, Santoro, Spadafora, Sposato, Veltri.

Church archives in Cosenza 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 Figline Vegliaturo and Cosenza 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 Reggio Calabria.


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 Figline Vegliaturo, or if you have questions regarding your family in Figline Vegliaturo, just leave a message below, we will answer you by email

If your research is in a dead end and you need some professional advices from skilled and reliable Italian genealogists write to figlinevegliaturo@italianside.com


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  1. Joe says:

    Looking for information on grandfather Francesco Cundari born in Figline about 1872 ….brother Thomas and sister. Married Rosaria Curcio in Figline ….3 children, Rosaria ,James and Maria. Married Concetta Gallucci of Apriliano after Rosaria died. Moved to Canada and had 13 more children. Died in North Bay, Ontario, Canada in 1959.
    Any information greatly appreciated.

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