Genealogy in Campobello di Licata

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

Registry offices in Sicilia and in Agrigento province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Campobello di Licata registrar as of that date.

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

Would you like to know if any distant relatives live in Campobello di Licata?

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Campobello di Licata


Before to start your genealogy research in Campobello di Licata, we suggest you to read our tips for your search . They are useful to search in Sicilia and in Campobello di Licata too.

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Campobello di Licata. As more your surname is common in Campobello di Licata, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Campobello di Licata archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Agrigento province are:
Alaimo, Amato, Argento, Arnone, Bellavia, Bono, Burgio, Butera, Cacciatore, Carlino, Castronovo, Ciaccio, Cipolla, Colletti, Costanza, Cuffaro, Cusumano, Di Caro, Ferraro, Gallo, Gambino, Giardina, Greco, Iacono, Indelicato, La Porta, La Rocca, Lauricella, Licata, Lombardo, Mangione, Maniscalco, Marino, Messina, Miceli, Montalbano, Morreale, Mule’, Palumbo, Patti, Piazza, Rizzo, Russo, Sanfilippo, Tuttolomondo, Vaccaro, Vella, Volpe.

Church archives in Agrigento 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 Campobello di Licata and Agrigento 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.

In anycase, if you want to try to contact churches, here there is the info about parishes today in Campobello di Licata

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

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 want to discuss with other people interested in genealogy research in Campobello di Licata, or if you have questions regarding your family in Campobello di Licata, just leave a message below

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2 Messages to “Genealogy in Campobello di Licata”
  1. Jacob says:

    looking for information on my grandmother Nunziata Sillitti born in Campobello di Licata on March 28 1892 believe her Mothers name to be Rosa thank you for your time

  2. Barbara says:

    looking for grandfather information
    Calogero Guerra
    born in Campobello di licata 28 September 1887
    left Campobello in 1909

    I will be in Campobello in June to try to locate information

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