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Children listed under mother's maiden name?

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Re: Children listed under mother's maiden name?

Posted: 7 Jul 2013 4:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 7 Jul 2013 5:08PM GMT

This was not a common practice at all!

It was common for Italian wives to keep their maiden names, thus if your Grandmother was married she would have been using her maiden name and not her married name.

Below an explanation of this custom is given at the Italian Genealogy web page below

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