Month: December 2012

The Family Tree of Lady Gaga

Leave it to Nick Gombash of Hungary Exchange to trace Lady Gaga’s roots – especially since she has both Sicilian & German roots!  Lady Gaga was born Stefani Germanotta and whose parents both shared Italian ancestry.   Lady Gaga’s paternal grandfather was Joseph Anthony Germanotta. He was born to Italian immigrants from Naso, Messina, Sicily.. I […]

Genealogy of the SOLIMELLA FAMILY: MALTA

While this family is from Malta they seem to have roots in Sicily so worth taken a look at.   Some very interesting genealogies  posted dating back to the 1300’s which are linked to several noble families such as Gatto, Aragona, and Ragusa to name a few.  The Noble Family of Solimella, who held in […]

Finding Your Waldensian Ancestors

If you have Waldensian roots then you might want to check out the website at Finding Your Waldensian Ancestor.  Looks like the author(s) did quite a bit of research on the subject as the site is very nicely laid out and is user friendly.  There are several areas to explore which include an introduction to […]

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