Genealogy in Eboli

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

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

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

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


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

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Eboli. As more your surname is common in Eboli, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Eboli archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Salerno province are:
Alfano, Amato, Annunziata, Apicella, Bruno, Califano, Caputo, Cirillo, Coppola, Cuomo, D’Amato, D’Ambrosio, D’Angelo, De Luca, De Martino, De Rosa, Esposito, Ferraioli, Ferrara, Gallo, Giordano, Greco, Grimaldi, Iannone, Lamberti, Landi, Manzo, Marino, Napoli, Pagano, Palumbo, Pellegrino, Pepe, Rinaldi, Rizzo, Romano, Ruggiero, Russo, Santoro, Senatore, Sessa, Sica, Sorrentino, Tortora, Trotta, Vitale, Vitolo, Volpe.

Church archives in Salerno 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 Eboli and Salerno 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 Eboli, or if you have questions regarding your family in Eboli, 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 .
Our expert in Eboli area will reply to you


  1. Donna says:

    Il mio bisnonno èra Vinzenzo Candito, nato a Eboli, Italia. Lui e suo fratello Giuseppe sono venuti in America nel 1906 dall’ultima residenza nota di Montecorvina. Chiunque possa aiutarmi a trovare i documenti di nascita, ecc.? I do not read italian someone wrote this for me

  2. Frances says:

    My mothers family name is Gibbone. Her grandparents emigrated to the US in the 1880’s. Her fathers Uncle was Augustine Gibbone who was an Archbishop in Eboli. There is supposed to be a Monastery with the name Gibbone. Is there such a building or info on Augustus Gibbone.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Analytics Made Easy - StatCounter