Genealogy in Itri

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

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

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

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

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

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Itri. As more your surname is common in Itri, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Itri archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Latina province are:
Battisti, Bianchi, Cardillo, Conte, De Angelis, De Meo, De Santis, Esposito, Forte, Fusco, Lauretti, Lombardi, Mancini, Pannozzo, Parisella, Ricci, Romano, Rossi, Russo, Testa.

Church archives in Latina 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 Itri and Latina 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 Itri, or if you have questions regarding your family in Itri, just leave a message below, we will answer you by email

If your research is in a dead end and you need some professional advices from skilled and reliable Italian genealogists write to itri@italianside.com


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3 Messages to “Genealogy in Itri”
  1. Laura says:

    I am planning a visit in 2018, and was wondering if there are any family members still in Itri. My maternal grandparents were from Itri, Anthony and Mary Maggiacomo. My moms oldest sibling was born there also, the rest were born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

  2. John says:

    Trying to find information in my great grandfather Michel Masella, was married to Filomena Azzariti.

  3. Kristyne says:

    I am hoping you can help me fine information on my husbands grandparents and greatgrandparents:
    Nicliolas (Nicholas) Petrillo b. 3 September 1886 or 24 September 1886 Itri, Italy
    Antonetta Ferroile Petrillo b. ?
    I believe they married in Itri before sailing to America

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