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| title = Italy, Enna, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1866-1944
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| title_language = Stato Civile di Enna, Italia, 1866-1944
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'''Stato Civile di Enna, Italia''' <br>
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== What Is in This Collection? ==
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This collection contains an index to and images of civil registration (''stato civile'') records of births (''nati''), marriages (''matrimoni''), and deaths (''morti'') from the state of Enna for the years 1866 to 1944. The original records are held at the Enna State Archive (''Archivio di Stato di Enna'').  The availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality.
  
== Record Description  ==
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There are additional records for the following comuni/frazioni within the Province of Enna: Agira, Assoro, Cerami, and Gagliano Castelferrato. The following records may be available for these localities:
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*Marriage banns (''pubblicazioni'', ''notificazioni'')
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*Baptismal records (battesimale)
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*Marriage memorandums (atti di memorandum)
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*Diverse records (atti diversi)
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*Marriage supplemental documents (processetti)
  
This Collection will include records from 1866 to 1942.<br>
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=== Image Visibility===
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{{Image Visibility}}
  
This collection includes some of the civil registration (stato civile) records of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the State Archive of Enna (Archivio di Stato di Enna). There are additional stato civile and other records for the Province of Enna which are not part of this collection, which are available on microfilm from the FHL. There are also additional stato civile (and many other historical records) held at the Archivio di Stato di Enna which have not been microfilmed by the FHL.  
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=== Reading These Records ===
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These records are in Italian. For help reading these records please see the following:
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*[[Italy Language and Languages]]
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*[[Italian Genealogical Word List]]
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Italian/en/welcome.aspx Script Tutorial for Italian]
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*[[Italy Handwriting]]
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*FamilySearch Learning Center videos:
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**[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/87 Reading Italian Handwritten Records]
  
The present collection includes marriage banns (pubblicazioni; notificazioni); baptismal records; marriage memorandums (atti di memorandum); diverse records (atti diversi); and marriage supplemental documents (processetti). Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality.
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=== To Browse This Collection ===
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|CID = 2068343
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|title = Italy, Enna, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1866-1944}}
  
=== Citation for This Collection ===
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== Collection Content ==
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For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: [[Italy, Civil Registration - FamilySearch Historical Records]].
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== How Do I Search This Collection? ==
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=== Search the Index ===
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{{Search Collection Link
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| CID=2068343}}
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=== View the Images ===
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View images in this collection by visiting the '''{{RecordSearch|2068343|Browse Page|access=browse}}''':
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
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# Select '''Province'''
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# Select '''Comune or Frazione (Municipality or Fraction)'''
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# Select '''Event Type and Year''' to view the images.
  
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]].
  
[[Italy, Catanzaro, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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== What Do I Do Next? ==
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=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===                         
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*Use the age in the citizen to find an approximate birth year to begin your search in church or civil records                           
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*Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have moved, been recruited or lived nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify. Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Italy_Vital_Records_Index vital records indexes] in the country                 
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*When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details such as a title, an occupation, or land ownership. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors                         
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*[[Italy Church Records|Church Records]] often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900 
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*Compare the information about the people in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if you have the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person in order to find your ancestor
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*As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships
  
== Record History, Content and Use ==
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===I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now?===                              
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*Switch to a different record collection. Depending on the time period, either Civil Registration records or Church Records may be more useful                                 
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*While searching, it is helpful to know such information as the ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as an ancestor and that the ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times                         
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*Keep in mind that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name                         
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*Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images. Pay special attention to how the name should have been pronounced and try variations on the pronunciation
  
For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: [[Italy, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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=== Research Helps ===
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The following articles will help you in your research for your family in [[Italy Genealogy|Italy]].
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* [[GuidedResearch:Italy|Italy Guided Research]]
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* [[Italy Record Finder]]
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* [[Italy Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]
  
== Related Websites  ==
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== Citing This Collection ==
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Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
  
[http://www.archivi.beniculturali.it/UCBAWEB/home.html Archivi di Stato: Elenco]
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
 
 
 
"Italy, Civil Registration, 1805-1940." digital images, ''FamilySearch'' (https://familysearch.org: accessed 22 April 2011). entry for Pietro Antonio De Lutis, died 8 May 1933; citing Civil Registrations, digital folder 4,404,467 image 00,103; Tribunale di Rovigo, Italy. Registri dello stato civile di Rovigo.
 

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Enna, Italy
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Location of Italy
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Record Type: Civil Registration
Collection years: 1866-1944
Languages: Italian
Title in the Language: Stato Civile di Enna, Italia, 1866-1944
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What Is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection contains an index to and images of civil registration (stato civile) records of births (nati), marriages (matrimoni), and deaths (morti) from the state of Enna for the years 1866 to 1944. The original records are held at the Enna State Archive (Archivio di Stato di Enna). The availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality.

There are additional records for the following comuni/frazioni within the Province of Enna: Agira, Assoro, Cerami, and Gagliano Castelferrato. The following records may be available for these localities:

  • Marriage banns (pubblicazioni, notificazioni)
  • Baptismal records (battesimale)
  • Marriage memorandums (atti di memorandum)
  • Diverse records (atti diversi)
  • Marriage supplemental documents (processetti)

Image Visibility[edit | edit source]

Whenever possible FamilySearch makes images and indexes available for all users. However, rights to view these data are limited by contract and subject to change. Because of this there may be limitations on where and how images and indexes are available or who can see them. Please be aware some collections consist only of partial information indexed from the records and do not contain any images.

For additional information about image restrictions see Restrictions for Viewing Images in FamilySearch Historical Record Collections.

Reading These Records[edit | edit source]

These records are in Italian. For help reading these records please see the following:

To Browse This Collection[edit | edit source]

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Italy, Enna, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1866-1944.

Collection Content[edit | edit source]

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: Italy, Civil Registration - FamilySearch Historical Records.

How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

Search by name by visiting the Collection Details Page.
  1. Fill in the search boxes in the Search Collection section with the information you know
  2. Click Search to show possible matches

View the Images[edit | edit source]

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page:

  1. Select Province
  2. Select Comune or Frazione (Municipality or Fraction)
  3. Select Event Type and Year to view the images.

How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Use the age in the citizen to find an approximate birth year to begin your search in church or civil records
  • Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have moved, been recruited or lived nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify. Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching vital records indexes in the country
  • When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details such as a title, an occupation, or land ownership. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors
  • Church Records often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900
  • Compare the information about the people in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if you have the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person in order to find your ancestor
  • As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships

I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Switch to a different record collection. Depending on the time period, either Civil Registration records or Church Records may be more useful
  • While searching, it is helpful to know such information as the ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as an ancestor and that the ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times
  • Keep in mind that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name
  • Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images. Pay special attention to how the name should have been pronounced and try variations on the pronunciation

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in Italy.

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation:
The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
Record Citation:
When looking at a record, the citation can be viewed by clicking the drop-down arrow next to Document Information.
Image Citation:
When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen.

How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?[edit | edit source]

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Historical Records/Guidelines for Articles.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.