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Welcome to Lo Schiavo Genealogica

The #1 Resource for Italian Genealogy and Dual Citizenship!

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Facebook Page for Lo Schiavo Genealogica

Have you subscribed to our Facebook page? If not, you can do so at the link below.  We post a lot of great information about what is happening in Italy, Italian genealogy, Italian travel, and Italian food! ...
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Challenges in Italian Research

Challenges in Italian Research

I was working in the parish records of Catania this week and I ran across a problem which made the research much more difficult. In the early nineteenth century, Catania's priests indexed baptisms by the father...
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Happy Columbus Day and Italian American Heritage Month!

Happy Columbus Day and Italian American Heritage Month!

Daniel J. Longo, the National President of the Order Sons of Italy in America, said in an email this morning, in part: "We join together to remember how, in 1492, Christopher Columbus set sail in an attempt ...
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Categories of Genealogical Information

Categories of Genealogical Information

There are three main categories of genealogical information: primary, secondary, and indeterminable. Primary information is information reported by an eyewitness to the event, either at the time of the even...
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10% Discount in Honor of our Italian Ancestors

10% Discount in Honor of our Italian Ancestors

October is Italian American Heritage month! In honor of our Italian ancestors, we are offering a 10% discount on any genealogical or dual citizenship projects started by the end of November! Coupon Code: Bel...
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Testimonials

“I recently had the plea­sure of work­ing with Melanie at the rec­om­men­da­tion of a dual cit­i­zen­ship agency I was using in Italy. I was...
Alexandria N.
“Melanie had to over­come obsta­cles in com­plet­ing this project, the civil records office in Boville, Ernica was very unco­op­er­a­tive in...
Anne M.
“Kudos to Melanie Holtz and Lo Schi­avo Genealog­ica! Melanie’s research and reports were thor­ough, pro­fes­sional, and con­cise. I applaud...
Frank M. Frioli
“Melanie Holtz is the best per­son in this busi­ness.  I have been work­ing on get­ting my Ital­ian dual cit­i­zen­ship for about two years ...
Craig C.