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County Adoption Records USA - A Primer to Genealogy Research

Adoption is a legal process that ultimately confirms the guardianship of the adoptive parents upon the adoptee. It is used to ensure betterment of the deprived or orphan child. 321 more words

Adoption Records

Meet Anna Rossi Torregrossa, Part Five

The 1940 Federal Census stated that Antonio Rossi had “other sources of income” in addition to the rental income from the two tenants who lived in the house he owned.  488 more words

Genealogical Research

The Country Wife's Camera Dream Came True...

For some years I have been saving money to purchase a Digital Single Lens Reflex camera. I have a Canon Rebel which I purchased in 1993 but have not used since we got small digital cameras in 2000. 433 more words

Canon Rebel EOS

Meet Anna Rossi Torregrossa, Part Four

Introduction

The 1930 and 1940 Federal Census records provide glimpses of the many changes the Rossi family went through.  Despite the hard times caused by the Great Depression, Antonio retained ownership of his home.  373 more words

Genealogical Research

Meet Anna Rossi Torregrossa, Part Three

Introduction

The 1915 and 1925 New York State Census records provide us with a snapshot of the the Rossi children as they grew up. At this time 8 years of schooling was mandatory. 448 more words

Genealogical Research

Meet Anna Rossi Torregrossa, Part Two

Introduction

The Rossi family vacationed in Italy during the Spring of 1911. During that time, Laura Rossi was already pregnant with Anna. She was born on December 22, 1911 in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York. 1,010 more words

Genealogical Research

Meet Anna Rossi Torregrossa, Part One

Intro

It is sometimes very difficult to present the life of a family matriarch prior to her marriage when there is so little information about her early years available. 1,193 more words

Genealogical Research