Vincent Alfano


Modena’s Month of Genealogy

Once again, I’m using this small space of mine to make invites. It’s the Italian hospitality, you know! And once again this (very interesting) event, may be a bit outskirt for your usual places. But I can’t imagine a better opportunity to a genealogical trip than visiting Italy, and a better reason to visit Italy than a genealogy-related trip! On […]


Colloquium on the Nobility of the Two Sicilies Kingdom: Dominant Census and Their Aggregations

Editor’s Note: We have edited this article for readability as the author is Italian. Please let me use this small space to invite you to a very interesting event, which may be a bit beyond your usual places, but you may never know where genealogist (and Americans!) will be… On the other hand, I come pretty often to the US, […]


Italian Research 101

Editor’s Note: We have edited this article for readability as the author is Italian. If you are looking for Italian ancestors, nowadays you have easy access to many resources unthinkable overseas just a few years ago. Indeed, with several online services, it has simplified the possibility to look for records of birth, marriage and death. But there is a drawback […]