Membri delle famiglie Moretti e Filippini sono emigrati da Cevio e Croglio verso l’Australia alla fine dell’800. Le due famiglie erano imparentate, anche se non ci sono stati matrimoni durante il soggiorno in Australia. Continue reading →
Moretti and Filippini: Both families emigrated from Cevio and Coglio Ticino to Australia in the late 1800’s. Family folklore has it they were related but there were no marriages between the families in this country.
Were there marriages back in Ticino? My GG grandfather was Ferdinand Moretti son of Johannes Moretti and Ivania Maria Mautero (not sure if those names are spelt right). Any information most welcome.
by Susan M., Arlington, VA and Kathy K., Santa Clara, CA
Visitors passing through the beautiful Valle Maggia to the town of Cevio are drawn to the fountain in the middle of the piazza, which is surrounded by centuries-old houses, modern stone sculptures, and a tiny church. Continue reading →