Congratulations to Nick Di Ponzio and Lisa Ruggiero who were married today! Nick is son to Frank and Brigit Di Ponzio and Lisa is daughter to Rocco and Maria Ruggiero.

Entered a synopsis on the life of Don Gaetano - Patron Saint Section.

More members of the Villavallelonga band have been identified - Pictures Section.


Entered a picture of Villavallelonga that dates before the earthquake of 1915 - Pictures Section. Many thanks to Nancy Lippa for sending this to us. Nancy is doing genealogy research on her family tree.
You can view her genealogy web page here.

Nancy Weaver Metzgar Lippa
349 Brock Road
Springfield, PA 19064
United States

Updated the genealogy tree with more names. There are now 340 names and growing. Many thanks to Ron and Loreta Panicci from Rochester N.Y. and Nora Lippa from Newfoundland, Canada. - Genealogy Section.

Added pictures of people with roots to Villavallelonga. The picture site can be reached under the Pictures Section or you can bookmark http://members.home.net/villavallelonga1/

Posted three pictures with several persons in them. If you know their names please eMail me. Thanks. The pictures are:


Entered Descendants of Gaeteano Tantalo - Born about 1860.- Genealogy Section.