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Lucca Sicula (Agrigento Province) is 66 km. from Agrigento, alt. 513 m., on the slopes of the Serra di Biondo, in the lower Verdura Valley, area 18.4 sq. km., pop. over 2200, post-code 92010, tel. 0925. Agricultural economy: cereals, almonds, olives, sumac.
This town was founded in 1622 by Francesco Lucchesi of Campofranco. It was part of the Culla fief, and it spread along the road from Villafranca Sicula to Bivona.
Churches (Agrigento Diocese) include the following:
Maria SS. Immacolata (Chiesa Madre, 17th century)
Chiesa del SS Rosario (18th century, historic)
Families researched in these records include the following:BacinoConsiglioCorteseCostadi GradoFasoneFrancoGiarratanoGenuardiImbrononeMaurelloMiceliSilvio
Links to other sites about Lucca Sicula include:
Lucca Sicula Photos
Italian Postal Codes
My latest book on CD is titled Sicily - A Reference for Researchers and is now available. With a file for each town (plus many other files), it relates the history of Sicily as reflected in the photos, records and festivals of its towns. It contains over 2500 text and photo files and can be ordered at CD order.
© Kathy Kirkpatrick 1997-2008
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