Genealogy in Isola del Liri

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If you know (or you think) that your ancestors were from Isola del Liri, 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 Isola del Liri registrar as of that date.

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

Would you like to know if any distant relatives live in Isola del Liri?

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Isola del Liri


Before to start your genealogy research in Isola del Liri, we suggest you to read our tips for your search . They are useful to search in Lazio and in Isola del Liri too.

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Isola del Liri. As more your surname is common in Isola del Liri, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Isola del Liri 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 Isola del Liri and Frosinone province, you could plan to investigate churches’ archives by yourself (or with us!), 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 Bari.

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 Isola del Liri, or if you have questions regarding your family in Isola del Liri, just leave a message below, we will answer you by email

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4 Messages to “Genealogy in Isola del Liri”
  1. Gina says:

    Hi, I have been told by the ufficio
    anagrafe ATINA that FILOMENA Battaglia daughter of Enrico Battaglia and Carmela Secondini was married in Isola Del Liri
    Filomena was born in Atina in 1864
    I don’t know who she married or when not much to go on.

  2. Georgette says:

    je recherche l’histoire de mes arrieres grands parents et peut-etre des descendants,mon arriere grand-pere s’appelait angelo marcelli,mon arriere grandmere filomena saccucci;ils ont emigréa a la fin du 19è siecle au bresil avec tous leurs enfants dont ma grand-mere, santa;leur dernier fils est né a sao paulo en 1898.mon arrière grand-père est mort peu de temps apres leur arrivée d’un accident du travail.mon arrière-mère est revenue avec tous ses enfants à isola;elle vivait près de la cascade? elle a émigré en france à lyon vers 1910 avec ses filles maria mastrioiani,elisabeta favoriti,santa tomolillo,yolanda ventura et son fils pense q’elle avait d’autres enfants que sont ils devenus?

  3. marian says:

    I am looking for any relatives of my grandfather ENRICO QUAGLIERI born in isola in 1886, and settled in Britain around 1902 . married Angelina tuzio 1903. also when he died. thankyou.

    • Diane says:

      What I know of my family history is that my grandmotner was Angelina Tuzio b 11.1.87 in Piciniso. She must have either divorced or been widowed as my grandfather was a Joseph Matthews however my fathers stepbrothers and sisters were caled Quaglieri so it seems it could have been the same I know she had over 12 children The quaglieri ones included a Joe, Hilda, Mary, Annie and Joan unfortunately I was never aware of their fathers name or what had happened to him

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