Blog is mainly based on the Old English Cemetery of
Livorno (Leghorn), est. 1645 and reconstructing the histories and
social networks of those buried there. More in general the blog is
about the foreigners living in Livorno from 1600 to 1900.
Categories used most frequently by the blogger:
19 April 2018
Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour (1810-1861) In Italy, notwithstanding a profound religious culture, cemetery studies are a very understudied subject if one compares what other countries...
13 February 2017
Mr. H. whose identity will be revealed later. Born in Edinburgh in 1778, the eldest and first surviving of seven children, Mr. H. was a delicate child. He matriculatd at Edinburgh University...
31 August 2013
I’m pleased to announce the completion of the indexing process of the non-catholic civil registers of Livorno (1818-1865)! The work took really a long time (almost a year) and...
3 August 2013
The Livorno’s Non-Catholic Civil Marriages’ Index (1818-1865) has been completed in the past few days; after the initial release of several sections, it is now fully published...