When Virginia Solari was born on 10 April 1862, in Genova, Liguria, Italy, her father, Guiseppe Solari, was 31 and her mother, Paulina, was 27. She married Giovanni Batista Ratto on 10 November 1884, in Sutter Creek, Amador, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Judicial Township 1, Amador, California, United States in 1900 and Jackson, Amador, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 1 May 1933, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Saint Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Jackson, Amador, California, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Italian Mario, Angelo, Dario, Gustavo, Aldo, Attilio, Benito, Cesare, Chiara, Dante, Dino, Enrico, Franco, Gianna, Libero. Spanish Fernando, Miguel, Pedro, Ana Cristina, Benicio, Blanca.
Italian (northern): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Solaro or Solara, from solaro ‘site, plot, meadow’, literally ‘land exposed to the sun’. This surname is also common in Argentina.