Transcription of vital records (list of websites)


The most popular websites for searching digitized civil, parish and military records are Family Search or Portale Antenati and also Italian state archives projects.

There are also initiatives from individuals, who transcript all births, marriages, deaths, censuses and documents from civil acts conserved in several Italian communes.

This membership allows you to access the following listings:

  • list of websites with records of births, marriages, deceases, census and other records of Italian communes. You may find both, digitized records, or lists of those events.
  • contains a list of Italian military records digitization projects.

Membership length: 1 year.



Currently based in Italy, many associations of genealogists and archivists projects are focused on saving its heritage preserved in Italian parishes, which is in serious danger of deterioration. Thus, many volunteers are taking data from these books and loading them up to the web.

The lists of military recruitment (Liste di Leva and Ruoli Matricolari). Not knowing the name of the commune in which our forbear was born, and knowing only the province’s name, these records become a very important source. That’s why some Archives of the State had load up these recruitment records on line.