Genealogy in San Giorio di Susa

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

Registry offices in Piemonte and in Torino province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in San Giorio di Susa registrar as of that date.

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

Would you like to know if any distant relatives live in San Giorio di Susa?

Check how many people with the same surname live today in San Giorio di Susa


Before to start your genealogy research in San Giorio di Susa, we suggest you to read our tips for your search . They are useful to search in Piemonte and in San Giorio di Susa too.

In the next picture you can see the demographic trends in San Giorio di Susa from the Italian Unification (1861).

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in San Giorio di Susa. As more your surname is common in San Giorio di Susa, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in San Giorio di Susa archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Torino province are:
Barberis, Barbero, Benedetto, Bertolino, Bianco, Bonino, Bosco, Bosio, Bruno, Cavallo, Cerutti, Costa, Esposito, Ferrara, Ferrari, Ferraris, Ferrero, Ferro, Fiore, Fontana, Franco, Gallo, Gentile, Giordano, Grasso, Greco, Grosso, Leone, Lombardo, Longo, Marino, Martino, Merlo, Morello, Musso, Negro, Olivero, Perino, Piovano, Rizzo, Romano, Ronco, Rossi, Rosso, Russo, Sacco, Serra, Testa.

Church archives in Torino 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 San Giorio di Susa and Torino 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 Torino.

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 San Giorio di Susa, or if you have questions regarding your family in San Giorio di Susa, 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


2 Messages to “Genealogy in San Giorio di Susa”
  1. Kriss says:

    Hello , I seek information ARBRUN Oddone born on 02/14/1892 San Giorio Italy

  2. George says:

    Looking for marriage certificate of Dominick Bertolino b.1863 and Luigia Francesco. Their first born was Pietro b. 1887. They moved to the U.S.A. in 1912. I’d like to know the names of their parents. It is said that they lived in Foglizzo where my wife’s Grandfather, Ottavio was b.1893. Thank You for your time.

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