Founded in 2003, « La Grande Famille de Procida &
is a non profit-making association declared under the French law of 1st July 1901
objective is the preservation of the
archives of the islands
of Procida and Ischia, located in the bay of Naples, Italy, and also
Monte di Procida and
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In the 19th century,
millions of Italians left their native country and emigrated throughout the
world in search of a new life. A large number of them originated from
the region of Naples. Fishermen, tradesman or farmers, they
populated the French North Africa and the United
States, others went to Argentina or Australia. Today their descendants are Italian,
French, American, Argentinean, etc.
If like us,
you are looking for your roots, trying to understand the history of your
build your family tree, then join us now into this quest of our past.
Marina Corricella di Procida - 2005
Please take the time to search our
free guest database where you can look through our indexes for your
ancestors. If you find the information you are looking for then please
consider joining our Association. Once member you will have full access
to our database where you will be able to order birth, marriage, and
death registrations of your ancestors. There is no better way to start
building your family tree in Procida, Ischia or Ponza.
By becoming a member of our Association, you will contribute towards the preservation of the heritage and the origins of our
great family from Procida and Ischia. [Brochure
Please do not hesitate to contact me, should you require additional information.
Pascal SCOTTO DI VETTIMO
President of the Association
San Leonardo di Panza - 2012