Genealogy in Marigliano

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

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

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

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


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

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Marigliano. As more your surname is common in Marigliano, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Marigliano archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Napoli province are:
Amato, Ambrosio, Annunziata, Ascione, Borrelli, Borriello, Capasso, Capuano, Castaldo, Cirillo, Coppola, Cozzolino, Cuomo, D’Angelo, De Falco, De Luca, De Martino, De Rosa, De Simone, Del Prete, Di Costanzo, Di Maio, Esposito, Ferrara, Ferraro, Fusco, Gallo, Gargiulo, Giordano, Guarino, Izzo, Liguori, Maresca, Marino, Napolitano, Pagano, Palumbo, Panico, Piccolo, Riccio, Romano, Ruggiero, Russo, Sannino, Scognamiglio, Sorrentino, Vitale, Vitiello.

Church archives in Napoli 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 Marigliano and Napoli 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 Marigliano, or if you have questions regarding your family in Marigliano, just leave a message below, we will answer you by email

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One Message to “Genealogy in Marigliano”
  1. Sister Therese Ann says:

    Researching paternal grandparents

    Pasquale Riccio born July 31 1890 parents were Antonio Carmine and Assunta ?

    Felicia Penna born Oct 11 1894 parents were Francesco Penna and Luigia Porcello

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