Genealogy in Carfizzi

If you know (or you think) that your ancestors were from Carfizzi, 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 Crotone province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Carfizzi registrar as of that date.

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

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

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Carfizzi


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

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Carfizzi. As more your surname is common in Carfizzi, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Carfizzi archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Crotone province are:
Adamo, Aiello, Arcuri, Astorino, Basile, Bevilacqua, Bruno, Caligiuri, Carvelli, Cortese, Curcio, Esposito, Fabiano, Falbo, Fazio, Ferraro, Gallo, Garofalo, Gentile, Giordano, Greco, Iaquinta, Ierardi, Le Rose, Lombardo, Macrì, Mancuso, Marino, Marrazzo, Martino, Mauro, Oliverio, Pace, Palmieri, Perri, Poerio, Pugliese, Rizza, Rizzo, Rocca, Russo, Salerno, Scalise, Schipani, Sestito, Tallarico, Vaccaro, Vona

Church archives in Crotone 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 Carfizzi and Crotone 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 want to discuss with other people interested in genealogy research in Carfizzi, or if you have questions regarding your family in Carfizzi, just leave a message below

If your research is in a dead end and you need some professional advices from skilled and reliable Italian genealogists write to .
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  1. Beatrice says:

    I am trying to find information about my great grandfather, Michele Lombardo born about 1862. My grandfather was born Antonio Attilio Lombardo 14 June 1888 Carfizzi. My great grandmother’s name was Maddalena Belmonte. I believe my grandfather had a brother, Giuseppe, born 1885 in Carfizzi. That is all I know! Thank you!

  2. Daniel says:

    Hi, I am trying to find information about my grandfather Gaetano Condosta. He was born Feb. 2, 1892. He came to the US around 1921. He had a brother Dominick. I cannot seem to find any further information. Thank you for your time and any help that you may be able to give me.

  3. Marie says:

    Hello, I am trying to find information on my grandmother Filomena Pugliese. She was born in 1888. Her father may be Alfonso Pugliese. Anything you can tell me would be appreciated. She came to America in 1907 possibly. She may be from Carfizzi. Thank you.

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