Check out this new website: loveSicily


Has some great stuff!

“Enjoy Sicily through great food and wine, inspiring locations and wonderful people. Join one of our week-long culinary vacations or arrange for a tailormade cookery holiday for you and your friends. Holidays in Sicily with a unique flavour‘

Trouble at Tribal Pages

There seems to be some technical problems with the Tribal Pages Family Tree website. Hopefully they will be fixed soon!

Bavetta Genealogy Project is now on Facebook!

Bavetta Genealogy Project Facebook Page – New!

Check it out!

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); [...]

Poetry from early Sicily


Come, pass the brimming glasses, And let us toast from morn till night As we listen to the playing of the flutes, [...]

USCIS: Genealogy – new databases are availabe

The federal government is opening the immigration files of millions of refugees, war brides, “enemy aliens” and other foreign nationals in the USA in the first half of the 20th century. USCIS: Genealogy

Relatives in Argentina!

I have some exciting news!! I just heard from a Bavetta located in Argentina who thinks his great grandfather may be the brother of my great grandfather Andrea Bavetta.