Genealogy in Cavaso del Tomba

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

Registry offices in Veneto and in Treviso province were established in early 1800: it means that you could find information in Cavaso del Tomba registrar as of that date.

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

Would you like to know if any distant relatives live in Cavaso del Tomba?

Check how many people with the same surname live today in Cavaso del Tomba


Before to start your genealogy research in Cavaso del Tomba, we suggest you to read our tips for your search . They are useful to search in Veneto and in Cavaso del Tomba too.

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

It could be important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Cavaso del Tomba. As more your surname is common in Cavaso del Tomba, as more it could be difficult to find the right info about your ancestors in Cavaso del Tomba archives if you have not exact dates.
It could be useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Treviso province are:
Basso, Battistella, Bernardi, Bettiol, Bianchin, Bordin, Breda, Casagrande, Conte, Da Re, Da Ros, Dal Cin, De Luca, De Marchi, De Nardi, Favaro, Favero, Feltrin, Furlan, Gallina, Gatto, Gava, Gazzola, Gobbo, Lorenzon, Marcon, Moro, Pavan, Perin, Piccin, Piovesan, Pozzobon, Rossetto, Rossi, Salvador, Sartor, Sartori, Serafin, Tonon, Torresan, Trevisan, Visentin, Zago, Zambon, Zanardo, Zanatta, Zanchetta, Zanette.

Church archives in Treviso 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 Cavaso del Tomba and Treviso 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 Venezia.

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

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2 Messages to “Genealogy in Cavaso del Tomba”
  1. José Luís says:

    Boa tarde,
    Por favor estou tentando conseguir o certificato de nascita ou batézzimo
    Giovanni Possagnolo ( meu bisavo ) figlio de Antonio Possagnolo e Filomena Forner.
    nascita: 27/09/1869
    Luogo di nascita: Cavaso Del Tomba
    Mandamento : Asolo
    Cireondario : Treviso
    Comune : Castelcucco
    Havendo possibilidade de conseguir o certificado , pagarei as despesas necessárias.

    Muito obrigado
    José Luís

  2. Casey says:

    Hello my partners family is from here
    and I would love to find out any information on his family tree
    If I can his surname is Balliana his Nonnos name is guseppee

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