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Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Joseph Paul Di Bella (View posts)
Posted: 1069419901000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Di Bella, Racine
Hello all. I don't know to much about my family nor do I know many of my family members. I'm looking to learn about my history as well as meet possible family members. My family originates in Caltigerone Sicily. My G Grandfather was Joseph Di Bella and he had 10-13 brothers and sisters. Some moved to south america others to Quebec Canada and then also in USA. My G grandmother's name was Emma Racine she was from northern Italy. They came to the united states in 1918 - 1920. If anyone knows anything please email me so we can chat.

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Rachel Di Bella (View posts)
Posted: 1076517184000
Classification: Lookup
Hi

My name is Rachel DiBella and my Grandfather was from Sicily. His name was Nicola DiBella and he moved to MA in the USA when he was 13. I'll find out more, although I'm not sure you even check this anymore. But I am a DiBella and my grandfather was from Sicily

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

giovanni (View posts)
Posted: 1088950966000
Classification: Query
caio,
Our family is from Sicily-
Our grandparents were Maria & Joseph(owned a meatmarket)
in Saint Catherina Villa Mosa.
Building is still there and is now owned by their son.
Please respond.
-John

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Teresa (View posts)
Posted: 1102243652000
Classification: Query
Hi my name is Teresa.
I was a Di Bella. My Grandparents were from Catania Sicily. They came out to Australia in the early 1900's. I still have relations in Sicily by the surname Di Bella. They live near Mt Etna.

Teresa

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Paolo Zeppetelli (View posts)
Posted: 1102627302000
Classification: Query
Hi I also have relations of the Di Bellas although they came from Giarre (at the bottom of etna) and i beleave before they settled in Giarre they were born in a town on the slopes of Etna. My relation who is still alive there is called Maria Di Bella and she has a sister called Lucia (who is my grandmother) and a brother (who moved to Australia - forgotten his name) and they now have children I think called Santo and Grace.

Paolo

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Paolo Zeppetelli (View posts)
Posted: 1102627513000
Classification: Query
Hi I know of 3 Di Bellas (2 sisters 1 brother) who are part of my family who lived in Giarre on the slopes on etna. One (the brother) has moved to Australia, one (my grandmother) lives in london where i live and her sister still lives in giarre, sicily.

Paolo

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Posted: 1207467899000
Classification: Query
Hi Teresa,
My name is Concetta, I was born a Di Bella,my grandfather came to Australia around 1924,25 he settled in N. Qld, my father Leonardo Di Bella came out to Australia in 1938,39.I was born at Sydney in 1955. I would be pleased to hear from you.
Regards
Concetta

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Posted: 1207562931000
Classification: Query
Hi Concetta,
I was surprised to receive your response. My middle name is Concetta and that was my grandmother's name.
My grandparents when they came to Australia settled in N.Q. too. I believe there are still alot of Di Bella's in N.Q. none of which I believe I am related too. I was born in SEQ. My grandmother was from Giarre in Sicily.
Regards
Teresa

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Posted: 1213938348000
Classification: Query
Surnames: DiBella, Troia
My Grandmother was a DiBella, Guiseppina and was born in a small town at the base of Mt. Etna, called Linera. she came from a family of 11 brothers and sisters and the family baked bread for the town. My grandmother left Sicily when she was 19 and landed in New York City. Some of my grandmothers brothers and sisters names were Grace, Salvatore, Maria, Rose and I think Paolo. My grandmother married in NYC and had two daughters named Maria & Rose.
Anyone that feels they are remotely related please respond to this post. My email address, r.troia@comcast.net.

Re: Looking for Di Bella's of Sicily

Posted: 1227417007000
Classification: Query
Your grandparents are mine too...........is this my bro johnny sales- "bucky"????????
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