Genealogy in Teano

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

Registry offices in Campania and in Caserta province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Teano registrar as of that date.

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

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

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


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

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Teano. As more your surname is common in Teano, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Teano archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Caserta province are:
Barbato, Colella, Conte, Coppola, Corvino, Crisci, D’Angelo, De Lucia, De Rosa, Di Nuzzo, Diana, Esposito, Fabozzi, Farina, Ferrara, Ferraro, Fusco, Gallo, Guida, Iodice, Izzo, Letizia, Lombardi, Marino, Martino, Mastroianni, Merola, Mottola, Natale, Pagano, Palmieri, Papa, Pascarella, Pellegrino, Piccirillo, Piccolo, Piscitelli, Raucci, Ricciardi, Riccio, Romano, Rossi, Russo, Salzillo, Santoro, Schiavone, Tartaglione, Vitale.

Church archives in Caserta 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 Teano and Caserta 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 Napoli(Naples).

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 Teano, or if you have questions regarding your family in Teano, 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


8 Messages to “Genealogy in Teano”
  1. Richard says:

    Was told over my young years that my Grandfather Luighi Antonio Rioles emergratyd from Teano about 1900. I believe that my grandmother, my Uncle Anthony and my father Nicholas were with him. They ended in Providence, RI. My Aunt Angie (Anglia) came over in 1909.. Any information will be appreciated.
    Thank you

  2. Ann Laura says:

    I am trying to find if I have any relatives in Teano, Italy. My grandfather was Antonio Annaldo (or Arnaldo), DOB: 2/4/?year. Antonio married Lorenza Mancini (born in 1984 and died in Lawrence, MA (USA)in April, 1916. Together they had 4 children; John DOB: 1-11-1911; then after they came to the USA in Dec., 1911, they had Arniboli DOB: 2-16-1913 and Anna DOB: 2-13-15. Their was also a baby girl born April, 1916 who died at birth along with her mother.

  3. Linda says:

    Both of my grandparents were born in Teano, but I could only find my grandfather ‘s draft card from US for WWI. The following is information for both :

    Nicola D’Andrea (grandfather) born 23 December either 1892 or 1895. Mother’s name Maria

    Giovannina Spaziano (grandmother) born 25 February 1901. Mother’s name Angela/Angelina

    Any info would be appreciated :)

  4. Robin says:

    My great grandfather Antonio Longo born abt 1867 married Pasqualina Nardone born abt 1873 both traveled to Providence, RI. He came on the Calabria arriving Mar 22, 1905. She came on the Roma arriving May 25, 1909 with her daughter’s my grandmother Giovannina Longo born Aug 20, 1896 and great aunt Carolina Longo born Nov 29, 1902.

    My great grandfather had a brother/cousin by the name of Fred Longo born abt 1872.

    My grandfather Guiseppe De Biasio was born Mar 19, 1887 in Teano came Providence, RI about the same time as Antonio Longo. Guiseppe had a brother/cousin named Pasquale De Biasio.

    Pasqualina Nardone mother’s maiden name was Conte.

    Any info greatly appreciated, my Uncle did travel to Teano many years ago and met some family – would love to connect.

  5. james zambelli says:

    Searching for any records of Zambelli…especially in San Guiliano, teano, caserta.

  6. linda borenstein says:

    I am trying to find the birth and death record for my great great grandfather Pietro Giarrusso

    • Mino says:

      I am trying to find any detail about my grand-grand father ISAAC TIANO who most probably was born in Teano and immigrated to Salonique (Greece)late 18th early 19th century.

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