Demystifying the new Antenati site

In my opinion Antenati has taken some of the best features of Family Search and incorporated them into their site making it even better in my opinion.  It will take some getting used to but I believe I can help with that. I am sure you have been playing with the site and discovered something … Continue reading

´┐╝Swindled to New York – video series by Joe Tucciarone

I presented Joe’s book on Facebook when it was first published and am thrilled to see this outstanding video series telling the story in pictures. Act I: Act II: Act III: Act IV: Epilogue:

Navigating the new Antenati site

Series on Marriage and related records

Marriage records both parish and civil Arranged marriages, marriage contracts and dowries Wedding traditions Bigamy divorce and annulment of a marriage Widows and convents

Scandals and conversions

Parish church-Monticelli

Michele Di Cocco of Fontechiari 1855 A report to the bishop in 1839. State of the Diocese Catechism and scandals in Esperia State of the churches in Castelliri and in London England Protestants in Isola del Liri 1938

Video series on Births

Legitimate Births Illegitimate Births Abandoned Babies Brefotrofi, midwives, wet nurses and adoption

Scandals in Province of Frosinone 1850’s

Scandals in Fontechiari 1822 and 1851 Scandals in Fontana Liri Scandals in Castelliri and Casalattico Scandals in Esperia Excommunicated in 1755 and a doctor in prison for transporting a weapon in 1844

Emigration to America Series

You can view the series on Facebook – Angel Research and Genealogical Services Why did they emigrate? Castle Garden and Ellis Island Mulberry Street and the Five Points The Padrone system Guest: Joe Tucciarone and his book – Swindled to America

Traditions of Dying

Two English Cavaliers found a hospital in Gallinaro 1346