Posted By:Melanie Sykes
Subject:Arbereshe surname: from Kryeziu/Kriesi to Clesi
Post Date:February 01, 2011 at 09:50:18
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Forum:Albania Genealogy Forum
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My ancestors were from Contessa Entellina, Sicily and were of Albanian descent. I have been able to trace my actual Clesi bloddline to the early 1600's there in Contessa..
I'm looking for details/info from before their immigration to Sicily. It's likely they came from Croya, Albania but I'm not really sure. Does anyone know of the Albanian Clesi history?