Giuseppa Montalto*

Born: About 1772 ~Serradifalco, Caltanissetta, Sicilia
Died: 22 March 1824 ~ Serradifalco

Meaning of Montalto [mohn-TAHL-toe]: high mountain


*It was also sometimes given as Montante [mohn-TAHN-teh], which in Italian heraldry,
means 'upright' or 'vertical'.  It also may mean 'mounted', as on a horse.


From Morti Ecclesiastici (Canonical [church] death records)

  Montalto/ Die 22. Martii 1824
   Josepha ux. Cajetanus Coniglio etatis suae an. 52 omnibus Ecca
   sacramtis munita reddidit animam Deo, cuius corpus fuit . . .
   clerum delatum in Ecca Animarum purgantium ibique se
Montalto/ Day 22 of March 1824
   Giuseppa wife of Gaetano Coniglio her age 52 yrs armed with all
   the sacments of the Chrch returned her soul to God, her body was ..
   brought to the Chrch by the clergy. With souls of Purgatory here 
   she is buried

From Serradifalco Registri Ecclestiastici 2013010, 1824 Deaths, p. 43, Josepha Montalto            



From Atti di Morte (Civil death records)


Number Fifty-two
Year eighteen hundred twenty four ~ day twenty-two of the month of May
                         at hour
eight AM  _______ before Us Filippo Lombardo
ass't to the Mayor
and official of civil records of the Town of Serradifalco    district of Caltanissetta Val of Caltanissetta have appeared Master
Michele Migliore
__________ age forty-five  __________, occupation
_______ subject of the realm, living in Serradifalco
Strada Cropaserpe Number eleven,
Luigi Giambra age fifty-one, ____________
occupation butcher, subject of the realm, living in Strada
Strada di Angilella Number thirty-nine who have
declared that on day twenty-two of the month of March,
year current, at hour one AM ______________________has died in
her house in Cortile Gambuto number
Giuseppa Montalto, age fifty-two
[b. about 1772],
wife of
Gaetano Coniglio
                                    she was born in Serradifalco, ____ occupation
womanly arts
__________________ lived here
daughter of the late
Angelo ____ occupation sharecropper
                            who lived here________________  and of the
Anna in Montalto
____ who lived here
    According to the law we went together with the named wit-
to the side of the deceased, and we have acknowledged his ac-
death. We have today created this document, we have inscrib-
it on two registers and have read it to the declarants on the day,
month and year as above, and it is signed by Us

and by the witness Migliore, the others
being illiterate,
as they have stated.
Filippo Lombardo
Signed Michele Migkiore Witness

From Serradifalco Registri Stato Civile 1466473, 1824 Deaths, No. 52, Giuseppa Montalto            


Giuseppa Montalto married Gaetano Coniglio

Known Children

Felicia Coniglio: ~1790 - 29 Aug 1836
(Married Mastro Filippo Migliore)
Paolina Coniglio: ~1793 - 1869
(Married Giuseppe Calabrese.  Widowed, married Carmelo Giunta)
Luigia Coniglio: ~1799 - 17 Jan 1878
(Married Giuseppe Milazzo)
Antonino Coniglio: ~1803 - 16 Oct 1832
(Married Concetta Mistretta)
Raimondo Coniglio: ~1801-1810 - 3 Feb 1857
(Married Maria Messina)

Giuseppa Montalto died 22 Mar 1824, and
Gaetano Coniglio married Antonina Burgio on 22 May 1824
No known children


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