In Reply to: Looking For relatives in Castiglione Messer Marino posted by mariano distefano on November 24, 2006 at 14:13:44:
The Family History Center has microfilm for the town of Castiglione Messer Marino. The film costs about $5.75 (US money). On the film you can find copies of the birth, marriage, and death records of your ancestors. The films go form 1809-1900. Here is the link for the film numbers.
Here is the link to find the nearest Family History Center.
For any records after 1900 or if you want to write to the town directly, here is the address.
Ufficio Stato Civile
Comune di Castiglione Messer Marino
Via Erasmo Colapietro
66033 Castiglione Messer Marino CH
Here is a link that will help you translate your letter into Italian.
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