Genealogy in Pignataro Interamna

If you search your ancestors in Pignataro Interamna, Lazio, info about your Italian family are stored in the City Office archives or at the parishes.

In towns and villages of Lazio and in Frosinone province registry offices were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Pignataro Interamna registrar as of that date.

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

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

Next picture shows the demographic trends in Pignataro Interamna 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 Pignataro Interamna. As more your surname is common in Pignataro Interamna, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Pignataro Interamna 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 Pignataro Interamna 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 Pignataro Interamna 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 our expert in Pignataro Interamna area will study your request and will reply to you with a research plan and a quote.


  1. Bernice says:

    Bernice: I am researching Francesco Mancini (parents unknown) born Pignataro Interamna or Cassino ca. 1830’s married to Caterina ? also born same place. The couple had following children Paola Peitro , Concetta & Ferdinando.
    Paola had 2 known children: 1. Maria b ca 1895 married Alessandro Evangelista and had 2 sons, Paolo b 1921 and Gerardo b 1925 St Angelo, Frosinone. This family settled in Detroit. Michigan USA and I have all information on this family except for Maria’s birth and marriage dates in Pignataro. 2. Alfonso b ca 1900 married Filomena and had 2 children Paola Rosina Mancini and Mary. All born in Pignataro. Both Paul and Mary came to US in 1950’s and lived with Alessandro & Maria Evangelista in Detroit. I would like to get birth and marriage certificates
    for Alfonso and his wife.

  2. Pierina says:

    I am trying to find out more about my father, Gianni Di Biasio
    I believe he was born in Pignataro on 12.05.24
    I do not know very much at all about him as he died in London, England in 1968 when I was only 7 years old.
    I would dearly like to know more about him.
    If you could let me know anything at all I would be very grateful.
    Thank you

  3. Benedetto Davi says:

    My maternal grandparents were born there. Not sure on dates at the moment but they came to Astoria NY and my grandfather Silvestro Evangelista became a successful contractor and all his concrete is in the Throggs Neck Bridge when he built it!!

    My grandmother Rose (Evangelista maiden name) was an AMAZING cook. Cousins from Detroit would drive down just for dinner or lunch..

  4. Janet says:

    My paternal grandparents, Victoria Monaco (not sure of her husband’s first name) lived in Pignataro Interrama. My father (John Cuomo) was raised by them until around 1939.

    I would like any information about additional family members.

    Thank you.
    Janet Cuomo McSweeney

  5. Clorinda says:

    My father was born in Pignataro Interamna in 1913. Parents: Descamere Evangelista and Clorinda Terrezza Evangelista. Would love to have more info if possible.

  6. Margaritte says:

    My grandfather’s name is Benedicto. Manetta, I was there as a child and had many relatives there, just wondering if they are still there.

  7. Ginger says:

    My father was born near Pignataro Intermna – Emilio Millie Caporuscio on December 24, 1894. His father was Guisseppe (Joseph) Caporuscio, from the same area. He was born 1869 and died 1926. His mother was Maria Luisa Evangelista, also from the same area, born 1870 and died 1941 (all three died in US). I most specifically would like to have a copy of my father’s birth certificate (Emilio Millie Caporuscio). Please let me know if you could be of assistance.

    • Ginger says:

      Correction: My father, Emilio Caporuscio was born in 1894 but the exact date is unknown. I’ve had no response to this request. Can someone help please?

  8. Joan says:

    Looking for information on maria tiseo born in pignataro intermna about 1900, married to joseph Lombardi August 1920.died either 1924 or 1925

  9. Rosemary says:

    I am seeking info on my Great grandparents from Pignitaro Intemna, Lazio. Pietro Risi and I am unsure of my great grandmothers name. I am told it was Marie Civita Manitta. He went to New York, USA in 1937, but I have no idea what happened to his wife, when born, died married etc. Pietro son Raffaele moved to the US in 1906 marrying Elvira DeLeo from Casserta. any help would be appreciated.

  10. Michelle says:

    I am looking for any information you have on my great grandfather Antonio Baldassarre who was born around 1877 or 1878. He left for America in 1905 I believe on the Konig Albert. When he got here they may have changed his last name a little but not by much. He was married to Maria, not sure what year. Would like to know Antonio’s parents name or anything about him. Thank you in advance.

  11. tomaso tiseo says:

    hi my father was from there his name was alberto tiseo born from tomaso tiseo and nascenza dalasandro thats as far as i have gotten iwould love to get more history of the names thx tom

    • John says:

      There is a brief mention of “la famiglia Alberto Tiseo con i due figli” in “Memoria di Vita Vissuta” a collection of memoire of Pignataro written and compiled by my uncle Arcangelo Evangelista. Of course it is all in Italian.

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