The Cosenza Exchange:Montalto Uffugo - Catasto of 1748-1749

Catasto Onciario of Montalto 1748-1749

Thanks to Francesco Fullone, The Cosenza Exchange is proud to have the Catasto from Montalto which was completed between October 1748 and March 1749. These records will allow the descendants of Montalto to go back even further to research their ancestry. If your wish to view the Catasto in it's original form you may view it here.

Please note that the majority of people from the Vacarizzo frasioni of Montalto are not in this Catasto because a separate Catasto was done for this area. We also have the Vacarizzo Catasto which can be seen here.

About Surnames in this Catasto

It is important to make a note about the surnames in this Catasto. There are a number of surnames in this Catasto that are spelled different than surnames in later years. For example, Leonetti is spelled Lionetti (there are also a few diLionetti names) in this Catasto. Some surnames have di or d' added to the beginning of the name. Names like Filippo can be diFilippo in this Catasto. Please check multiple spellings of the surnames you are searching for and check the index page for under the letter D to see if your surname had a d' or di during this time period. If the surname you are searching for begins with De like DeLuca, DeSeta, etc. you will find your ancestors under diLuca, diSeta, etc.

General Catasto

The first section of the Catasto is the general catasto. This includes normal households of Montalto citizens born in Montalto. It should be noted that some of the names in this section do include some people who were not born in Montalto. In this section will be people living in a household regardless of ownership.

Alphabetical Index