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Response to no_hypocrisy (Original post)

Sat Jul 7, 2018, 05:48 PM

3. All of my female ancestors/relatives from Italy were listed by maiden and not their married names

I have found this practice during early 1900's on Ellis Island manifestos of using women's birth surnames rather than married names quite helpful in tracing the family lineages especially since there were so many common first names.

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