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TOGNAZZINI Family History, Part III

October 2017
Italian and Latin Names
Parish records, from which most of this information comes, is primarily written in Latin, while civil records are primarily written in Italian. Names that have only been observed in Latin but have either been converted to Italian or left in Latin are rendered in italics.

Gio. Domenico TOGNAZZINI (Jr.)3 (1764-<1824)Top

112.May 2017 Giovanni Domenico Tognazzini (Jr.)3 likely correlates to the one baptized on August 28, 1764, Someo, Ticino, Switzerland. He was baptized in the home because of imminent danger of death by Mrs. Maria Catterina (Righetti) Filipponi and afterward rebaptized in the Church of Santi Placido ed Eustachio in Someo. His godparents were Don Doctor Teodoro Maria Martinoni and Mrs. Maria Anna (Martinoni) Guerra.[Bap 1764]

Domenico married Anna Maria Balzari2 of Cevio, about 7 kilometers upriver, and had at least three children:

1121. Giovanni Battista Tognazzini 9 Aug 1797 13 Aug 1836 (39)
1122. Anna Maria Tognazzini 4 Dec 1799 2 Feb 1803 (3)
1123. Marianna Francesca (Giovanna) Tognazzini4 8 Mar 1804 31 Jan 1876 (71)

May 2017Domenico and Maria chose the following godparents for their children:

  1. Battista: Giovanni Battista Francesco Balzari, Maria's brother, and the widow Maria Maddalena (Comistò) Righetti[Bap 1797];
  2. Anna Maria: Giuseppe Caporgno and Maria Domenica Balzari, Maria's sister[Bap 1799]; and
  3. Marianna Francesca: Giovanni Giacomo Righetti and Margherita Righetti.[Bap 1804]

Daughter Anna Maria died at the age of 3 on February 2, 1803. She was buried the following day at the L'oratorio della Madonna delle Grazie in Riveo.[Dth 1803]

Giovanni Domenico Tognazzini (Jr.) died sometime before the marriage of daughter Giovanna.[Mar 1824]

Sources
  • Bap 1764: 28 Aug 1764 Baptism, Sancti Placido ed Eustachio, Someo Parish, Ticino, Switzerland
  • Bap 1797: 9 Aug 1797 Baptism, Sancti Placido ed Eustachio, Someo Parish, Ticino, Switzerland
  • Bap 1799: 4 Dec 1799 Baptism, Sancti Placido ed Eustachio, Someo Parish, Ticino, Switzerland
  • Dth 1803: 2 Feb 1803 Death, Sancti Placido ed Eustachio, Someo Parish, Ticino, Switzerland
  • Bap 1804: 8 Mar 1804 Baptism, Sancti Placido ed Eustachio, Someo Parish, Ticino, Switzerland
  • Mar 1824: 16 Feb 1824 Marriage, Sancti Placido ed Eustachii, Someo Parish, Ticino, Switzerland
  • Cen 1843: 1843 Church Census, Giumaglio Parish, Ticino, Switzerland