Genealogy in Torre Annunziata

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If you know (or you think) that your ancestors were from Torre Annunziata, 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 Torre Annunziata registrar as of that date.

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

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

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Torre Annunziata


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

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Torre Annunziata. As more your surname is common in Torre Annunziata, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Torre Annunziata 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 Torre Annunziata 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 Torre Annunziata, or if you have questions regarding your family in Torre Annunziata, just leave a message below, we will answer you by email

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One Message to “Genealogy in Torre Annunziata”
  1. Madelyn says:

    I am looking for information about my grandmother Maddalena Lamberti, born in Torre Annunciate 02 April 1878. Her father was Annunciate Lamberti and her mother Anna DeAngelis. She had 2 brothers, Nicholas and Ernest and a sister Giovanninina, who all came to the US. Any information on her parents would be greatly appreciated. Thanks. Madelyn

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