Genealogy in Ceprano

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

Registry offices in Lazio and in Frosinone province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Ceprano registrar as of that date.

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

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

Next picture shows the demographic trends in Ceprano from the Italian Unification (1861) an important info to understand how many people lived there in the past.

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Ceprano. As more your surname is common in Ceprano, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Ceprano archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Frosinone province are:
Alonzi, Bianchi, Campoli, Carnevale, De Santis, Evangelista, Fiorini, Gabriele, Iafrate, Lisi, Mancini, Martini, Palombo, Rea, Ricci, Rossi, Scaccia, Spaziani, Valente, Venditti.

Church archives in Frosinone 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 Ceprano and Frosinone 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.
For our experience is better to start to search months before your arrival: in this way you will avoid to waste time in the offices and with italian bureaucracy and you will have more free time to visit the town and surroundings on your ancestors footsteps.

Another important source of information is the “Archivio di Stato” (National archive) in Roma.


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.

If you want to discuss with other people interested in genealogy research in Ceprano, or if you have questions regarding your family in Ceprano, just leave a message below in the comment area

If your research is in a dead end and you need professional help from our local Italian genealogists write to ceprano@italianside.com our expert in Ceprano area will study your request and we will reply to you with a research plan and a quote.

10 Comments

  1. Linda says:

    I was told my ancestors were from Ceprano. Last Name is Maceroni. Grandfather was Michael Maceroni. Married Lucia. Any information would be helpful.

  2. edward carducci says:

    trying to trace family Louisa Marconi and Arduino Carducci my grand parents

  3. Frederick says:

    I am looking for information about my grandfather and grandmother both born in Ceprano. My grandfather’s name is Profeta Conti, born November 19, 1894. My grandmother’s name is Marie Locatelli, born May 2, 1899. I would like information about their parents history and if I have distant cousins still living in Ceprano. Thank you.

  4. Donna says:

    Buono Note. I am looking for information on my paternal grandfather, Amedeo Lupi who was born in Ceprano in the early 1900’s. Any information you could provided would be appreciated. I am traveling to Italy in September and am interested in visiting his town and contacting any relatives that may live there.

  5. Josephine says:

    I am looking for info on Joseph Pricolo.
    He may have had a brother Vincent Pricolo.
    I have found draft records for both stating their same birth place.

  6. Billy says:

    Please I’m looking for anything any information on Luigi Politi,Alfredo Politi you have. Thank you

  7. Jennifer says:

    I am trying to find information about my ancestors… I believe my great great grandparents were named Zilomena and Giovanni Colasanti (following their marriage) and my great grandparents were Antoinette (Fratarcangeli) and Joseph Colasanti, they had one son Frank who was born in Ceprano. Thanks for any information on how I can obtain any further information!

  8. Amelia says:

    I am trying to trace any ancestors,of my Great Great Grandmother Francesca Incangoli.She was Married to Lorenzo Forte.Her Son Tommaso Forte was my Biz Nonno he was born in 1874.

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