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Free Italian Dual Citizenship or Genealogy Consultations by Lo Schiavo Genealogica at <span class=NIAF’s 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend">

Free Italian Dual Citizenship or Genealogy Consultations by Lo Schiavo Genealogica at NIAF’s 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend

Lo Schiavo Genealogica is excited to attend The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF)’s 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend next month in Washington, D.C.!! During the ExpoItaliana (to be held on Saturday, Octo...
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A Look into Italy’s Provincial (State) Archives…

A Look into Italy’s Provincial (State) Archives…

Many of Italy's provincial archives have YouTube videos on the internet which can give you a unique glimpse into their archives and a view of the materials not often seen by the average researcher. Below are li...
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Free Italian Genealogy Consultations by Lo Schiavo Genealogica at <span class=NIAF’s 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend">

Free Italian Genealogy Consultations by Lo Schiavo Genealogica at NIAF’s 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend

Are you going to The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF)’s 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend, to be held next month at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.? Want to learn more abou...
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Virtual Institute to Offer Italian Genealogy Course

Virtual Institute to Offer Italian Genealogy Course

The owner of Lo Schiavo Genealogica, Melanie D. Holtz, will be teaching an intermediate Italian genealogy course for the Virtual Institute of Genealogical Research this October.  See the link below for more inf...
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Genealogical Records Destroyed by Italy’s Earthquake

Genealogical Records Destroyed by Italy’s Earthquake

The article at the link below describes some of the records of genealogical interest that were destroyed by Italy's recent earthquake. La mappa della basiliche e chiese devastate    
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Testimonials

Headshot female 2 Alexandria
“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.
Headshot female 1 Anne
“Melanie had to over­come obsta­cles in com­plet­ing this project, the civil records office in Boville, Ernica was very unco­op­er­a­tive in...
Anne M.
Headshot male 2 Frank
“Kudos to Melanie Holtz and Lo Schi­avo Genealog­ica! Melanie’s research and reports were thor­ough, pro­fes­sional, and con­cise. I applaud...
Frank M. Frioli
Headshot male 1 Craig
“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.