Families from Marano Marchesato, Cosenza, Calabria
The Catasto Onciario of Marano Marchesato
was completed in 1754. The purpose
of the Catasto was to evaluate the possessions and revenues of citizens in order
to impose a tax on a household. The
Catasto included information about each member of a household including
their names, the relationship to the head of household, their occupation or
condition, and their age. In
addition to family information, details of family assets and revenue were
recorded for further taxing purposes.
This website currently includes a transcription
of the Marano Marchesato Catasto Onciario relating to family member information
only, creating a brief census of the residents of Marano Marchesato in the year
Catasto Name Index sorts each individual listed in the catasti by surname.
This index was created to facilitate the locating of a potential
The 1754 Catasto Households contains each household in order of appearance in the Catasto Onciario.
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