Baptisms – St George the Martyr Church, Prizzi, Palermo

The entries are in Latin and will need to be translated to Sicilian as identified below. Any differences in spelling  is due to how the name appears in the sentence of the record.

  • Joanna = Giovanna
  • Petrus or Petri = Pietro
  • Pashale = Pasquale
  • Mri = Mariani
  • Dominici = Domenico
  • Antoninus = Antonino
  • Salvatoris = Salvat

The babies were all baptised the same day as they were born.

29 May 1891 Salvator, son born to Francisco NUCRIO, son of Salvatoris and Francisca DIRETO, daughter of Nautii. Godparents were Joseph LOBUE son of Paschalis and Carmela ORLANDO, a married couple. (page 519/187)

12 July 1891 Jacobus, son born to Cyro LEONE, son of Petri and Anna ORLANDO, daughter of Jacobi. Godparents were Petrus VALLONE son of Josephi who was unmarried. There is a Matrim Contrx dated 7 Jan 1915 which shows he married Nicolina LOBUE. (page 526/224)

23 Oct 1891 Maria daughter, born to Salvatore CANZONERI son of Georgii and Nicolina LOBUE daugher of Ignatii. Godparents were George CANIGLIO and Catherina ORLANDO. (page 548/439)

Transcribed – August 2015

About Julie Goucher

Genealogist, Author, Presenter, native Guildfordian, avid note taker and journal writer. Lover of Books, Stationery & History; Surnames, Butcher & Orlando One-Name Studies. Pharos Tutor for all One-Name Studies/surname courses as well as Researching Ancestors from Continental Europe.
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