Genealogy in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino

Region: Campania Province: Salerno

Tracing your Italian roots back to Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino, in Salerno province, Campania region?

This comprehensive guide empowers you to understand the records available in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino, unlocking your family’s rich history.
Where to Begin Your Ancestry Journey in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino
If your ancestral trail leads to Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino, Italy, their vital records are likely housed in two key locations:

  • Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino City Hall Archives: Established in 1809, these archives hold civil registry records like births, marriages, and deaths for Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino residents since then.
  • Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino Parish Churches: For records pre-dating 1809 or for religious ceremonies, exploring Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino’s parish church archives might be necessary.

Civil Records in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino

In towns and villages of Campania and in Salerno province civil registry offices were established in 1809: it means that you could find your ancestors records in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino Town Hall archives as of that date.

(If your goal is to get your Italian Citizenship and you need official certificates from Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino Municipality, follow this link).

So, if your ancestors lived in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino during the past centuries, then you should start your family research from the City Office of Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino to know more: our local expert is ready to help you in your research!
With his deep knowledge of people and local history he will assist you not only finding names and dates (births, marriages, deaths) but he will reveal to you many other precious information on the life of your ancestors available in the old registers.

  • Professions: do you know what your ancestors did for a living? Our genealogist will be able to give you this info!
  • Addresses: the house where your family lived (a great information if you intend to visit Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino !)
  • Churches: where they were baptized or married
  • (If you can’t visit Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino, our researcher will give you the necessary info to find by yourself the relevant places on the maps available online)

  • Signatures: if your ancestors knew how to write, he will be able to show you their original signatures.
  • Any other useful info available on the old documents.
  • Are you interested in this? Write us at or fill this form

    Next picture shows the demographic trends in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino from the Italian Unification (1861).
    This is a necessary info to understand how many people lived in the town in the past.


    To go on quickly in your research is important to know if the last name you are investigating is a frequent surname in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino. As more your surname is common, as more it could be difficult to find the right branch of your ancestors family in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino archives, expecially if you have not exact dates (there could be cases of homonymy).
    It’s useful for you to know that some of the most common surnames in Salerno province are:
    Alfano, Amato, Annunziata, Apicella, Bruno, Califano, Caputo, Cirillo, Coppola, Cuomo, D’Amato, D’Ambrosio, D’Angelo, De Luca, De Martino, De Rosa, Esposito, Ferraioli, Ferrara, Gallo, Giordano, Greco, Grimaldi, Iannone, Lamberti, Landi, Manzo, Marino, Napoli, Pagano, Palumbo, Pellegrino, Pepe, Rinaldi, Rizzo, Romano, Ruggiero, Russo, Santoro, Senatore, Sessa, Sica, Sorrentino, Tortora, Trotta, Vitale, Vitolo, Volpe.

    Church Records in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino

    Church archives in Salerno province may store even older information. You will find religious records of the same events (births, marriages and deaths) but, most important, you could go further back in time!
    So in case you would like to go back in centuries, it’s good for you to know that the parish registers in Campania started during 1500!

    Parish archives are far less accessible expecially from abroad and very hard to read and decipher if you are not used and skilled.
    But our local genealogists, are graduated in history and archivistics so, with their expertise, they can research the church registers of Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino on your behalf to gather info about your family history during centuries.

    For our experience, if you plan to come here to visit Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino, we always suggest to start the research months before the arrival.
    This because a comprehensive genealogy research is time consuming!

    Starting from home, you will have time to get a complete research avoiding to waste your holidays in the offices or in the churches dealing with italian bureaucracy .
    (Remember that archives are not open to public and officers and priests are not required by law to give you access to the local archives)
    With the results gathered by our genealogist and translated in your language before your arrival, you will have the possibility to plan carefully your visit.
    In this way you will have more free time to enjoy your tour to the roots on your ancestors footsteps.

    Another important source of information are the notary documents available to expert researchers in the State Archives of Salerno.

    If you need a professional help from our local genealogist in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino area , write to or fill the form here.

    Our expert will study your request and will reply to you with a plan and a quote for your family research.

    If you think to contact the town hall by yourself, we suggest you to read our tips for your search. They are useful advices to search in Campania and of course in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino too.

    Here below you can read the messages received from other visitors in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino forum:
    if you only want to discuss with other people interested in genealogy in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino feel free to leave a message below.

    3 thoughts on “Genealogy in Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino”

    1. Buon Giorno:

      Mi chiamo Fred e io abito in America  Mia nonna è nata a Sant’egidio del Monte albino il 10 dicembre 1904. Si chiama Angiola Amato. il nome di suo padre era Luigi Amato, e il nome di sua madre era Beatrice Desiderio. Ho una copia del certificato di nascita di mia nonna ma nessuna traccia di dove viveva a Monte albino o dove è stata battezzata. Potete aiutarmi a trovare i suoi documenti infantili o il suo indirizzo dove viveva. Ha lasciato Monte Albino quando aveva 7 anni con suo padre. Sua madre morì dandola alla luce. Parlo solo un po’ italiano.

      Grazie mille per tutto l’aiuto che potrai fornire.


    2. I am 2nd generation Italian I know and visited many times.My grandfathers family is in San Lorenzo.My grandmother was born Sant ‘Egidio
      and married there her father Michael Lauria mother Mary Sentori…Children 1.Filomena Lauria my grandmother

      My family names Santalo Grimaldi and Filomina Lauria Grimaldi

      I want to find out how far back the Lauria ancestry line goes.

    3. Hello!
      I am working on my husband’s genealogy. I believe his great grandfather Antonio Annarumma was born in Sant’Egidio Salerno. Research indicates that he had at least two brothers.– Salvatore and Davide…possibly a Simone, as well. I’m looking to find verification and name of parents and possible other siblings. Any help would be appreciated.
      Thank you!

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