Capello Family (Nice) Materials

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Capello Family (Nice) Materials


  • 1561-1701 (Creation)


19 folders

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2 manuscripts, one dated 1621.

1 manuscript, dated June 20, 1701.

"15 c - 17 c - ct 18em" and "Liste a le machine a ecrire des pieces prinpicales a incluses eláblie par mon Pere"
"16eme Siecle"
Manuscript copy of Capello family (here "Capelli") document, 1552?
Document, 1557?

Investiture of Gioanetto Capello to the fief of Chateauneuf after a sale by Barto Galleano and Lamberto, his son, 1561. In folder labeled "20 decembre 1561. Investiture a Jean Capello. Investiture de partie fief de Chateauneuf a la suite d'une vente de Barthelemy Gallean et de Lambert son fils."

Possible will, mentions Philippona Capella, July 24, 1565

Will that mentions Giovanni Capello, July 21, 1569

Possible marriage contract of Marc Antoine Capello, March 29, 1573

Will of Fillippona Capella, April 15, 1580

Possible marriage contract between Antonio Rosso (sic?) di Berra and possibly Antonia di Peglione (sic?), November 9, 1585
Will of Gio. Andrea Rondatto (sic?)
mentions Pietro Capello, February 10, 1590.

Explanation of following document(s), presumably in the hand of Jean Pierre Capello, detailing his experience of betrothal and marriage to Françoise Tonduti in 1591, Undated
Marriage contract of Jean Pierre Capello and Françoise Tonduti, February 5, 1592
Both preceding items in one folder with manuscript notes dated July 8, 1982

Investiture of Pietro Capello, August 1, 1594
Manuscript copy of investiture, possibly for Capello, possibly dated, with some kind of directions or address on back.

Partial marriage contract for Capello family, Undated
To Monsieur de Chapeu from Touretta (sic?), signed and addressed in French, with note on margin, Undated
List of notable wills and marriage contracts in this section of documents.

Capello family document, possibly about a marriage, 1592?
Manuscript copy of a document for Pietro Capello, 1606
Document involving Pierre Antoine Capello, April 26, 1606

"Investitures." Capello family document, possibly involving a senate, August 14, 1610
Capello family document regarding senate, 1666
Investiture document of Gio. Andrea Capello, mentions a feud, 1671
Capello family document that mentions a feud, 1685
Investiture document of Jean Andre and Marc Antoine Capello, 1675, 1679, 1685?

Capello family document, possibly about a marriage, 1612?

Two manuscript copies of will of Pierre Antoine Capello, son of Antoine, September 5, 1616, in labeled folder.

Will of Pierre Antoine Capello, 5 November 1616
Death certificate of Pierre Antoine Capello, February 2, 1618
Possible Capello family betrothal contract, July 14, 1619
Letter to Capitano Capello from one Constantin (sic?), April 21, 1622

Will of Pierre Capello, son of Pierre Antonio, September 10, 1623, in labeled folder.

Will of Marguerite Capello, daughter of Pierre, married to Marc Antoine de Constantin, leaving property to Batina and Augustin Constantin, May 15, 1624, in labeled folder.

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  • Italian

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These came to Cushing Library unsorted among other documents in two large archival boxes. The material in folders 3-19 came in a folder labeled "15 c - 17 c - ct 18em" and "Liste a le machine a ecrire des pieces prinpicales a incluses eláblie par mon Pere." Further, material in folders 3-12 came in a folder labeled "16eme Siecle."

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