Pietro Modica

1806–
Randazzo, Catania, Sicily, Italy

The Life of Pietro

When Pietro Modica was born in 1806, in Randazzo, Catania, Sicily, Italy, his father, Michele Modica, was 26 and his mother, Maria Costa, was 24. He married Giovanna Capizzi on 16 February 1828, in Randazzo, Catania, Sicily, Italy.

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Family Time Line

Pietro Modica
1806–
Giovanna Capizzi
1795–1832
Marriage: 16 February 1828

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 February 1828
Randazzo, Catania, Sicily, Italy

Parents and Siblings

    Michele Modica

    Male1780–Male

    Maria Costa

    Female1782–1825Female

siblings

(3)

    Pancrazio Modica

    Male1798–1848Male

    Vincenzo Modica

    Male1803–1847Male

    Male1806–Male

World Events (4)

1814

Age 8

Napoleon abdicated his throne and Italy was broken up into small kingdoms.
1820

Age 14

Small revolutions in the kingdoms. Venice, Rome and Tuscany declare themselves Republics.
1849

Age 43

Austria regains control of most of Italy.

Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): habitational name from a place named Modica, in Ragusa province.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Pietro Modica nel campo per Catarina Modica, "Italia, Morti e Sepolture, 1809-1900"
  • Pietro Modica nel campo per Filippa Modica, "Italia, Morti e Sepolture, 1809-1900"
  • Pietro Modica nel campo per Michele Modica, "Italia, Morti e Sepolture, 1809-1900"

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