For questions about ancestors and records in the country of Italy. This tag may be used for the previous political entities within the geographical boundaries of present-day or historic Italy. Also tag the region if the question is specific to that region.

Italy is a country in southern Europe. The modern country was formed from a series of unifications of territories of the Italian peninsula mostly during the 1860s.

Italy is divided into 20 regions. Also tag the region if the question is specific to that region:

  • Abruzzo
  • Aosta Valley
  • Apulia
  • Basilicata
  • Calabria
  • Campania
  • Emilia-Romagna
  • Friuli-Venezia Giulia
  • Lazio
  • Liguria
  • Lombardy
  • Marche
  • Molise
  • Sardinia
  • Sicily
  • Trentino-South Tyrol
  • Tuscany
  • Umbria
  • Veneto