Italian Genealogical Resources at the Torrance Civic Center Library
The best website for Italian Genealogy is Cyndi's List for Italy . Also check the Italian Genealogy Homepage .
|Carmack, Sharon, Italian-American Family History , Baltimore, MD: GPC, 1997.|
How to research your Italian family history and culture and then write your family's story.
|Cole, Trafford, Italian Genealogical Records , Salt Lake City, UT: Ancestry, 1995. Also in the Reference Collection. |
How to use Italian civil, ecclesiastical and other records in Italian research.
|Colletta, John, Finding Italian Roots , Baltimore, MD: GPC, 1993. Also in the Reference Collection.|
Resources available in the U.S. and Italy.
|Fucilla, Joseph, Our Italian Surnames , Baltimore, MD: GPC, 1987. |
7,500 Italian surnames with their meaning and history.
|Karchich, Grant, Finding Your Italian Ancestors , Toronto, Canada: Heritage Productions, 1999.|
Addresses for 150 Italian archival sources.
|Nelson, Lynn, A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Italian Ancestors , Cincinnati, OH: Betterway, 1997. Also in the Reference Collection. |
Step by step practical guide shows the research process to be used when tracing Italian ancestry.