Genealogy in Monte di Procida

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If you know (or you think) that your ancestors were from Monte di Procida, 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 Monte di Procida registrar as of that date.

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

Would you like to know if any distant relatives live in Monte di Procida?

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Monte di Procida


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

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Monte di Procida. As more your surname is common in Monte di Procida, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Monte di Procida 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 Monte di Procida 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 want to discuss with other people interested in genealogy research in Monte di Procida, or if you have questions regarding your family in Monte di Procida, just leave a message below

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4 Messages to “Genealogy in Monte di Procida”
  1. Angela says:

    Looking for info on my grandparents, I believe they were both from Monte Di Procida. My grandmothers name was Consiglia Illiano born 7/14/1894 and my grandfather Matteo Scotto 4/20/1894 I think they came over in 1924 on the Conte Verde or Conte Rosso. Thank you for any info you may have.

  2. Patranzino says:

    My grandfather Anthony Patranzino was born in Procida Italy and immigrated to the United States with his father mother sister Marie and brother John. His father went back to Italy and never returned to the United States. I am looking for any patranzino’s not a very common name and there are none in the US that I can find.

  3. Deborah says:

    I am looking for information about my grandfather James Esposito born August 26, 1893 on the island of Procida, Italy. His parents were Anthony and Victoria. James arrived in Ellis Island around 1912, possibly on a boat through Naples, maybe the ship was Ancona?

    If you find any information that would be wonderful, thank you for your help,

    Ciao, Deborah

  4. Pam says:

    Looking for Franciso Donato married to Michele Esposito. Marriage around 1890 One child Francisca Donato birth 1998, came to America in 1912

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