Do you have a question about Italian genealogy? We maintain an active Facebook group, with over 3500 members. You do not need to be an IGG member to join the Facebook group – and all are welcome to post questions, translation requests, and more. This should be your first stop, as the collective knowledge of the group is remarkable!

In February, 2019, we relaunched our website. As with any transition, we’ve tried to avoid glitches and minimize downtime, but we’ve hit a few bumps in the road. If you’d like to report a bug or discuss anything technical about the IGG website and databases, e-mail webmaster Michael Cassara at

If you have a general question about the IGG, or a genealogical question that you have not been able to answer, feel free to write to to reach IGG board member Dr. Marilyn Verna.