Italy, Vicenza, Casoni, Parocchia di San Rocco, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Title in the Language of the Record

Registri Ecclesiastici della Chiesa Cattolica di Vicenza, Italia

Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1597 to 1941.

The collection consists of Catholic Church records of baptisms, marriages, and deaths primarily from the Parrocchia di San Rocco within the Frazione of Casoni, Comune of Mussolente, Province of Vicenza, Italy. Also includes confirmations (cresime); marriage banns (pubblicazioni); and marriage supplemental documents (documenti matrimoniali). Some limited records are also available for the Comune of Romano d'Ezzelino (1741-1788) and the Frazione of Bessica, Comune of Loria (1650-1671). Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality.

For a list of records by alphabet or numbers currently published in this collection, select the Browse.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

Parish of San Rocco. Vicenza, Casoni, Parocchia di San Rocco, Catholic Church Records. Church of Saint Roch, Vicenza, Italy

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record History, Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: Italy Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Key genealogical facts in Italy Catholic Church Baptism Records include the following information:

  • Date and place of baptism
  • Date and place of birth
  • Child's name and gender
  • Legitimacy of child
  • Mother's given name and maiden name
  • Father's given name and surname
  • Parents' residence
  • Parents' date and place of marriage
  • Religion of parents; legitimacy of parents
  • Names of godparents
  • Names of witnesses

Key genealogical facts to be found in Catholic Church marriage records include the following information:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Full name and age of groom
  • Full name and age of bride
  • Date and place of birth for both bride and groom
  • Bride and Groom's nationality, religion, legitimacy, residence and occupation
  • Both fathers' full names and occupation
  • Both mothers' full names including their maiden name
  • Full names of witnesses and their nationality and current residence

Key genealogical facts to be found in Catholic Church burial records include the following information:

  • Date and place of death
  • Name and age of the deceased
  • Parents' names of deceased
  • Spouse's name
  • Burial dateR

How to Use the Record

To begin your search it is helpful to know the following:

  • Name
  • Parish of residence

Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. Look at the list of entries created by your search. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestor to determine which entry is the record for your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor. Click on the name for your ancestor. This will take you to the full index entry which includes a Family History Library film number. You can then search the film for your ancestor's record.

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "Nome della Provincia" category
⇒ Select the "Nome del Comune/Frazione" category which takes you to the images.

Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

Known Issues with This Collection

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For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Italy, Vicenza, Casoni, Parocchia di San Rocca, Catholic Church Records, 1597-1937", index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 09 Aug 2012), Angela Maggio in entry for Domenica, 1840. image, Vicenza > Casoni > San Ricco > Battesimi 1930-1937 > image 108 of 109; Lortetta Geovanna Libra, 4 December 1937, citing L’archivio ecclesiastici della parrocchia di San Rocco, Casoni, Vicenza, Italia. “Italy Catholic Church Records.” Digital images of originals housed at various church archives in the province of Vicenza, Italy. FHL microfilm. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.