State Archives of Pescara
Status of digitization activities
The Civil Registry archive gathers copies of the birth, marriage, death and citizenship certificates (mostly changes of residence) and marriage announcements from 1809 to 1928 (please note that some gaps have been found for the Italian period). It has been reorganized and inventorized, and it is periodically increased. A part from the registries, the Archive holds the Attached files series. The Ancestry Site publishes digitalized copies of the Italian Civil Registry until 1901.
The Teramo Recruitment Councilcontains the Recruitment Lists of the classes of 1807 to 1914. Those lists were issued by each town, and there are some gaps for the Catignano, Città Sant’ Angelo, Loreto Aputino, Penne, Pianella, and Torre dei Passeri Districts. For the Italian period the available sources are divided by:
- Pescara Recruitment Office for the classes of 1870-1917; 1923-1944. The registers concern the Caramanico Terme, Monopello, Catignano, Città Sant’Angelo, Loreto Aprutino, Monopello, Penne, Pescara, Pianella, Popoli, San Valentino, and Torre de’ Passeri districts, and there are some gaps for the classes between 1870 and 1907;
- Chieti Recruitment Office for the classes of 1923 – 1926; the lists comprise the following towns: Alanno, Bolognano, Brittoli, Bussi, Cappelle sul Tavo, Caramanico, Carpineto, Nora, Castiglione a Casauria, Catignano, Cepagatti, Città S.Angelo, Civitaquana, Civitella Casanova, Collecorvino, Corvara, Cugnoli, Elice, Farindola, Lettomanoppello, Loreto Aprutino, Manoppello, Montebello di Bertona, Montesilvano, Moscufo, Nocciano, Penne, Pescosansonesco, Pescara, Pianella, Picciano, Pietranico, Popoli, Rosciano, Salle, S.Eufemia a M., S.Valentino, Serramonacesca, Tocco Casauria, Torre dè Passeri, Turrirvalignani, Vicoli, Villa Celiera.