Italian Given/Baptism Names – follow the pattern

Given Names

Italian given names are often derived from Biblical names, such as Giuseppe (Joseph) or from the names of a saint, such as Francesco (Francis).

When baptized, children were usually given several given names. Some of these may be the names of parents or other relatives. In some areas, names given [...]

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My Great Grandfather, Andrea Bavetta, Born in Santa Margherita di Belice, Sicily

Photo taken in Los Angeles, California.

Andrea Bavetta, Los Angeles, California circa 1930

Here is a photo of my great grandfather Andrea Bavetta, born in Santa Margherita di Belice, Sicily in 1861.

Ecco una foto di mio bisnonno Bavetta Andrea, nato a Santa Margherita di Belice, in Sicilia nel 1861.

Aquí está una [...]

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Grazia Puccio, Rosalia and Caterina Bavetta

This is a picture of my two great aunts and their step-mother. They were all born in Santa Margherita di Belice in Sicily.

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This is the new website for the Bavetta Genealogy Project. It is still under construction as I move the data from the Tribal Pages website. In the meantime, you can still enter data at Tribal Pages until I close that site. Once I finish this new website, it will allow users to choose [...]

The Andrea Bavetta Family – Santa Margherita di Belice, Sicilia

The Andrea Bavetta Family
from Santa Margherita di Belice- Sicilia

First row, left to right (Prima fila, da sinistra a destra): Grace Helen (Elena); Andrew (Andrea); Bertha (Liboria); Grazia; Vincent (Vincenzo); Mimi (Domenica)

Second row, left to right (Seconda fila, da sinistra a destra): Charlie (Calogero); Catherine (Catarina); Lucien (Luciano – my grandfather -mi abuelo); [...]

Bavetta Genealogy Project – Bavetta Genealogia Progetto – Family Tree

Bavetta Genealogy Project – Bavetta Genealogia Progetto – Family Tree

This is a link to the Bavetta Genealogy Project Family Tree. Click on it to add your Bavetta relatives! Be part of this world genealogy project to link all Bavettas in the world.