The de Cantore family.

Online: 18-03-2023.


Nobile Pasquale de Cantore, Founder del Gius di San Giorgio e del Giuseppe dell S.S. mo Salvatore de Mirechel., married to Caterina Sayd, with issue. 

1. Gine de Cantore,  married Fironona Bonello, with issue. 

1.1. Inico de Cantore,  married (1) Margarita Allegritto, married (2) Caterina Calava, (see above), with issue. 

1.1.1. (First Marriage) Don. Giovanni de Cantore, Archdeacon of Malta (c.1512), with illegitimate offsprings. (illegitimate) Antonio de Ciantar., (1500-), with illegitimate issue. (illegitimate) Giovanni de Ciantar, (c. 1540), with illegitimate issue. (illegitimate) Giorgio de Ciantar, married 1582 Valletta to Lucrezia Bonello (d/o Stefano), with issue. Paoluccia Ciantar, married 1608 Mdina to Vincenzo Azzopardi, with issue. Giovanni Azzopardi, married 1652 Mdina to Domenica Camilleri, with issue. Aloisio Azzopardi, married 1687 Mdina to Francesca Parnis, with issue. Gio Maria Azzopardi, married 1721 Mdina to Palma Galea, with issue. Giovanni Azzopardi, married 1755 Valletta to Rosa Debono, with issue. Lorenzo Azzopardi, married 1803 Valletta to Saveria Bonnici, with issue. Giovanni Antonio Azzopardi, married 1825 Valletta to Giuseppa Farrugia, with issue. Carlo Azzopardi, married 1862 Floriana to Angela Xicluna, with issue. Riccardo Azzopardi, married 1889 Sliema to Maria Gatt, with issue. Emilia Azzopardi, married to Emanuele S. Camenzuli, (Migrated to the USA). Angiolina Azzopardi, married 1930 St Julians to Gerald Tabone. Attilio Azzopardi (d. 1980), married to Dollie N. Carmelo Azzopardi, later Catt, (Migrated to the USA), (1888 -., married to Contessa Millie Barbaro di San Giorgio., with issue Emmanuele Azzopardi, (Migrated to the USA), (1893 – 1961), married to Giovanna Bellia. Anthony Azzopardi, later Catt, (Migrated to the USA), (1898 -1955), married to Contessa Evelyn Barbaro di San Giorgio, with issue. Domenica Azzopardi, amrried 1714 Mdina to Ignazio Camilleri. Vincenzo Azzopardi, married 1699 Mdina to Domenica Bonnici. Francesco Azzopardi, married 1705 Mdina to Maria Borg. Maria Azzopardi, married 1705 Valletta to Felice Muscat. Grazia Azzopardi, married 1629 Mdina to Michele Xiriha. Paolo Azzopardi, married 1652 Zebbug to Grazia Sayd. Daniele Ciantar, married 1603 Valletta to Margarita Laber, with issue. Caterina Ciantar, married 1635 Valletta to Pancrazio Fenech. Isabella Ciantar, married 1589 Siggiewi to Don Giovanni dei Principi Sayd. Margarita Ciantar, married 1593 Siggiewi to Mariano Vassallo. (illegitimate) Caterina de Ciantar, married to Milite Giovanni Masio Barbara. (illegitimate) Michele de Ciantar, married 1556 Zebbug to Gugliarda Vassallo (d/o Giorgio). (illegitimate) Filippo de Ciantar, married 1555 Siggiewi to Antonia Cap. (illegitimate) Damiano (Blasio) de Ciantar, married 1568 Mdina to Agata Cares, with issue. Mariano Ciantar, married 1586 Siggiewi to Narduzza de Brincat, with issue. Grazia Ciantar, married 1607 Qormi to Leonardo Bugeja, with issue. Giovanni Bugeja, married 1623 Zejtun to Angelina Agius, with issue. Benedetto Bugeja, married 1650 Zejtun to Francesca Farrugia, with issue. Salvatore Bugeja, married 1675 Mdina to Imperia Ciantar, with issue. Giovanni Bugeja, married 1719 Zejtun to Teodora Dorotea Abela, with issue. Carmelo Bugeja, married 1750 Zejtun to Antonia Camilleri, with issue. Michele Bugeja, married 1780 Zejtun to Maria Ciantar (See below), with issue. Carmelo Bugeja, married 1809 Zejtun to Maria Grech, with issue. Michele Bugeja, married 1834 Zejtun to Antonia Carabott, with issue. Maria Bugeja, married 1867 Zejtun to Simone Caruana. (illegitimate) Giovanni de Ciantar, married to Laura N, with issue. Vincenzo Ciantar, married 1586 Zebbug to Margherita de Brincat, with issue. Giuseppe Ciantar, married 1621 Vittoriosa to Domenica Rondinelli, with issue. Francesco Ciantar, married 1686 Zejtun to Geornima Mifsud, with issue. Antonio Ciantar, married 1713 Zejtun to Caterina Tonna, with issue. Lorenzo Ciantar, married 1744 Zejtun to Evangelista Seichel, with issue. Maria Ciantar, married 1780 Zejtun to Michele Bugeja, (See above). Giuseppa Ciantar, married 1724 Zejtun to Antonio Cassar. Cesare Ciantar, married 1624 Zurrieq to Valenza Farrugia, with issue. Filippa Ciantar, married 1647 Cospicua to Raffaele Scatin of Genoa, Italy, with issue. Cesare Scatin, married 1675 Vittoriosa to Margherita N. Agostino Scatin, married 1691 Cospicua to Teresa Spiteri, with issue. Raffaele Scatin, married 1720 Cospicua to Lucrezia Xicluna, with issue. Benigno Scatin, married 1757 Vittoriosa to Francesca Fenech, with issue. Maria Scatin, married 1778 Senglea to Aloisio de Gabriele. Giuseppe Scatin, married 1787 Cospicua to Vittoria Bovet. Teodora Scatin, married 1758 Cospicua to Gio Battista Chetcuti. Caterina Scatin, married 1675 Cospicua to Stefano Failla. Eugenia Scatin, married 1677 Cospicua to Giuseppe Gioccho, estero. Giovanni Giuseppe Ciantar, married 1598 Vittoriosa to Caterina di Conti, with issue. Paolo Ciantar, married 1626 Matrice Gozo to Grazia Debono, with issue. Gio Maria Ciantar, married 1654 Birkirkara to Giovannella Sammut, with issue. Paolo Ciantar, married 1701 Valletta to Francesca Debono. Salvatore Ciantar, married 1711 Zejtun to Teresa Bonnici. Domenico Ciantar, married 1661 Senglea to Maruzza Bonnici. Pietro Ciantar, married 1666 Valletta to Maruzza N. Caterina Ciantar, married 1652 Matrice Gozo to Gregorio Spiteri. Francesco Ciantar, married 1634 Senglea to Agata Tonna. Andrea de Ciantar. Don Matteo de Ciantar, Master Notary of the Bishops’ Court., dunm. Giuseppe  de Ciantar., dunm. Leonora Agnese de Ciantar, married 1528 to Niccolo Galea. Giovanna de Ciantar, married 1530 to Mco Nobile Francesco Rapa

1.1.2. Isabella de Cantore, married Matteo Cassar

1.1.3. Palma de Cantore, married Manfredo Caxaro

1.1.4. (Second Marriage) Chco. Giovanni de Cantore, (c.1511), dunm. 

1.1.4. Biagio de Cantore (d.1520), married Agnese Vassallo, with issue. Caterina de Cantore, married 1520 to Nobile Nicolo Pellegrino, with issue. Noble Clement Pellegrino., married 1550 to Nobile Stefana de Nava, with issue. Nobile Giovanna Pellegrino., married 1580 to Gio Domenico Zammit. Nobile Antonio Pellegrino., married to Antonio Calava. Nobile Franco Pellegrino. (c. 1571), dunm.l. (illegitimate) Martino Pellegrino, married 1592 Valletta to Marulla de Leone, with issue. Angelica Pellegrino, married 1628 Valletta to Dioniso d’Amico. Caterina Pellegrino, mistress to Fra Parisio Provost. Nobile Giovanni Pellegrino. Don. Joannes de Cantore, ‘Priest’, with an illegitimate son (illegitimate) Michael Benedetto Ciantar, married to a Bartolomea N, with issue. Marietta Ciantar, married 1574 Zebbug to Cataldo Baldacchino, with issue. Vincenzo Baldacchino, married 1602 Zebbug to Girolama Casha, with issue. Aloisio Baldacchino, married 1632 Zebbug to Maria Gatt, with issue. Vincenzo Baldacchino, married 1656 Qormi to Caterina Vassallo, with issue. Pietro Baldacchino, married 1695 Qormi to Anna Maria Psaila, with issue. Vincenzo Baldacchino, married 1738 Zebbug to Grazia Mifsud, with issue. Giorgio Baldacchino, married 1780 Qormi to Eugenia Attard, with issue. Carlo Baldacchino, married 1807 Qormi to Maria Agius, with issue. Giorgio Baldacchino, married 1841 Tunisia to Rosa Sammut, with issue. Maria Carmela Baldacchino, married 1857 Nicolas Lorenzo Bonello. Luigi Andrea Baldacchino. Carlo Baldacchino. Carla Baldacchino. Annunziato Baldacchino. Vittorio Baldacchino. Giuseppe Baldacchino, married 1678 Qormi to Vincenza Ellul, with issue. Vincenzo Baldacchino, married 1700 Qormi to Antonia Chetcuti, with issue. Gio Paolo Baldacchino, married 1739 Qormi to Giuseppa Caruana, with issue. Salvatore Baldacchino, married 1769 Qormi to Rosa Mifsud, with issue. Giuseppe Baldacchino, married 1797 Qormi to Contessa Caterina Inguanez. Gio Maria Baldacchino, married 1801 Qormi to Maria Pace. Salvatore Baldacchino, married to Paolina N, with issue. Salvatore Baldacchino, married 1655 Zejtun to Giovanna Caruana, with issue. Giovanni Baldacchino, married 1694 Mdina to Anna Spiteri, with issue. Felice Baldacchino, married 1741 Zejtun to Margherita Mallia, with issue. Caterina Baldacchino, married (1) 1768 Zeitun to Angelo Caruana, married (2) 1775 Vittoriosa to Giaocchino Bartolo. Teresa Baldacchino, married 1775 Zejtun to Giovanni Borg. Maria Baldacchino, married (1) 1783 Zejtun to Giuseppe Schembri, married (2) 1783 Zejtun to Giovanni Azzopardi. Alfonso Baldacchino, married 1765 Qormi to Maria Bonavia. Giacomo Baldacchino, married 1766 Zejtun to Clara Abela. Giovanni Baldacchino, married 1767 Zejtun to Maria Caruana. Aloiseo Baldacchino, married 1769 Qormi to Veneranda Mifsud. Giuseppe Baldacchino, married 1772 Zejtun to Teresa Xuereb. Gio Paolo Baldacchino. Domenico Baldacchino. Vincenzo Baldacchino. Gio Maria Baldacchino. Giacenta Baldacchino. Maria Baldacchino. Paolo Baldacchino. Marietta Baldacchino. Gioanella Baldacchino. Grazia Baldacchino. Enziona Baldacchino. Maria Baldacchino. Domenico Baldacchino. Mattia Baldacchino.

1.4.3. Paolo de Chiantar, married to Caterina Busuttil, with issue. Bartolomea Ciantar, married 1566 Qormi to Mro Angelo Azzopardi, with issue. Pasquale Azzopardi, married 1589 Attard to Caterina Mallia, with issue. Gio Paolo Azzopardi, married (1) 1631 Cospicua to Marietta Muscat, married (2) 1678 Zebbug to Margherita Guarrier, with issue. (First marriage) Gio Maria Azzopardi, married 1652 Zebbug to Caterina Gatt, with issue. Maria Palma Azzopardi, married 1692 Zebbug to Dr Gabriele Calleja JUD Mco Giuseppe Azzopardi, married 1688 Zebbug to Flaminea Azzopardi, with issue. Mco Pietro Paolo Azzopardi, married 1727 Valletta to Anna Maria Calleja, with issue. Dr Giuseppe Azzopardi JUD Maria Azzopardi. Angelica Azzopardi., married 1757 to Francesco Fenech., with issue. Maria Fenech., married Lorenzo Bugeja., with issue. Maria Bugeja., married 1865 to Notary Lorenzo Carmelo Pisani. Giuseppina Fenech. Fra. Domenico Fenech. Gaetano Fenech. Pietro Paolo Fenech., married Marianna Palma., with issue. Giuseppe Fenech. Dr Carlo Fenech JUD, married with issue. Mary Fenech, married 1847 to Richard Gilbert. Dr Francesco Fenech JUD Generosa Azzopardi. Rosa Azzopardi, married 1731 Zebbug to Pietro Grimaud, with issue. (Second marriage) Giuseppe Grimaud, married 1755 Valletta to Antonia Buhagiar, with issue. Margherita Grimaud, married 1778 Valletta to Antonio Briffa. Paola Grimaud, married 1768 Cospicua to Giacobo d’Armania. Benedetto Grimaud, married 1770 Cospicua to Teresa Dimech, with issue. Saveria Grimaud, married 1814 Cospicua to Giuseppe Teodoro Micallef. Eugenia Azzopardi, married 1679 Zebbug to Niccolo Battista Mallia. Paolina Azzopardi, married 1683 Zebbug to Alessandro Magro. Geronimo Azzopardi, married 1628 Birkirkara to Valenza Micallef. Michele Azzopardi, married 1629 Mdina to Romana Fanchel. Mro Domenico Azzopardi, married 1646 Attard to Valenza Attard, with issue. Bernarda Azzopardi, married 1688 Attard to Arcangelo Psaila. Paolina Azzopardi, married 1675 Attard to Domenico Borg.  Imperia Azzopardi, married 1597 (Notary Antonio Angelo Falsone) to Mariano Mangion.

2. Luchina de Cantore, married to Notary Ferdinand Calava, (“uno de’ principali cittadini”, 1420) Giurato nel 1438, with issue. 

2.1. Leonardo Calava, (c1482), (“Giurato  nel 1482”), married Firstly to NN. Married Secondly to Antonia Cassar. Issue from both Marriages. 

2.1.1. (Second Marriage) Raniero Calava, (“Giurato nel 1512, 1516, 1520 & 1521”), married 1494 to Giovanna de Federico, with issue. Paolo Calava. Leonardo Calava, ‘Priest’. 

2.1.2. (First Marriage) Leonardo Calava, married to Nobile Caterina Falsone. Girolama Calava. Paulo Calava, married 1519 to Nobile Entiona Cassar, with issue. Antonia Calava., married 1540 to Nobile Paulo Saura, (see on this page). Gioannello Calava, married to Nobile Agata de Bordino. Isabella de Calava, married (1) Barone Mario Inguanez. Married (2) Barone Pietro de Nava. 

2.1.3. (Second Marriage) Paolo Calava, (c1507), “nominato Miles nel suo testamento, che fe’ l’anno 1507”, married 1500 to Isabella Falsone, with issue. Francesco Calava, (“Calava’essendo stato creato Archiviario, e Conservatore degl’ atti della Corte per provisione del Vicere’, data in Malta nella Citta’ nostra a’ 9 di Maggio 1492, non solamente gli viene confermata dal Re’ Ferdinando in vita, ma fe gli concede di potersi eliggere successore uno de’ suoi figliuoli, come si vede in un privilegio spedito in Barcellona a’ 18 di Luglio 1503″;  similar post held by Rainieri in 1505-1520),  married to  Preziosa de Bernardo, 3rd Baronessa di Barberi, Baronessa di Majnuni., with issue. Giovanni (Leonardo??)  Calava, 4th Barone di Barberi, Barone di Majnuni,   Signor (Barone) di Ghajn Qajjed (“ quale hebbe Leonardo Calava’ dal Signor Gran Maestro de Villiers, a’ pena giunta in Malta la Sacra Religione, certa vece d’acqua, & alcune pezze di terra da’ beni del Principato, per gratia riconoscenza della premura, e divotione, che dimostrata haveva verso il servigio della Religione, quando a’ suo nome si venne a’ prender il possesso di questo Dominio”) Giovanni Calava is described as “Giurato nel 1528 & Ambasciadore al Vicere’ nel medesimo anno; e nel 1530, l’istesso deputato dalla nostra Citta’ per uno degl’ Ambasciadori destinati a’ congratularsi in Siracusa co’ l Sig. Gran Maestro de Villiers, e Sacra Religione per l’acquistato dominio di quest’ isole, & a’ rendergli ubidienza a’ nome di tutta l’Universita’, a’ 16 di Luglio 1530”).  Married Firstly to Paola Laureri-Saguna. Married Secondly to Giovanna Caxaro-Inguanez. Issues from Both Marriages. (Second Marriage) Pietro Calava, 2nd Signor (Barone) di Ghajn Qajjed, married 1533 to Paola de Nava, with issue. Federico Calava, 3rd Signor (Barone) di Ghajn Qajjed, married 1548 to Elisabetta de Nava, and dsp. Giovanna Calava, ‘Nun’. Francesco Calava, 5th Barone di Barberi, Barone di Majnuni., married 1540 (Notary Giuliano Muscat) to Vincenza Zammit, with issue. Giovanni Calava (1535-88), 4th Signor (Barone) di Ghajn Qajjed, married 1570 to Laura Vagnola, with issue. Chco. Francesco Calava, (1572-1645), 5th Signor (Barone) di Ghajn Qajjed, married (1) 1590 to Donna Lucrezia Cassares, married (2) 1594 to Anna Vassallo, married (3) 1602 to Laura Vassallo, married (4) 1613 to Anna Maria Vassallo, with issue. (First Marriage) Giovanni Calava, (1592-1601), d.inf. (Second Marriage) Maria Calava, (1599-1602), d.inf. (Third Marriage) Tomaso Calava, (1603-20), married 1620 to NN, dsp. Antonia Calava, (1604-15), dunm. Louisa Calava, (1606-1702), 6th  and Last Signora (Baroness) di Ghajn Qajjed, ‘Nun’, dunm. Carlo Calava, (1573-1628), ‘Priest’. Antonina Calava, (1576-), married to Antonio Pellegrino. Louisa Calava, (1578-), ‘Nun’. Agata Calava, (1580-), married to Giacomo Cassia Edgar Calava, (1582-1636), married 1599 to Louisa Vassallo, with issue. Giovanni Calava, (1601-49), married 1623 to Maria Vassallo, with issue. Francesco Calava, (1625-73), ‘Priest’. Carlo Calava, (1603-72), ‘Priest’. Maria Calava, (1606-48), ‘Nun’. Federico Calava, (1537-1602), ‘Priest’. 6th Barone di Barberi, Barone di Majnuni Giovanna Calava, (1538-), ‘Nun’. Vittoria Beatrice Calava, (1540-), 7th Baronessa di Barberi, Baronessa di Majnuni,  married 1560 to Angelo Mannara Agata Calava, (1541-), ‘Nun’. Antonia Calava, (1543-), ‘Nun’. Caterina Calava, married Niccolo de Bondino. Chiara Calava, married Gioannello de Nava. Margherita Calava, married to Nobile Nicola de Teuma. Armanda Calava, married to Nobile Antonio de Teuma. Beatrice Calava, married Giuliano Baglio. Giovanna Calava, married Franchino Allegritto. Agata Calava, married Matteo di Manuele, with issue. Margherita Calava, married Giovanni de Laimo, with issue. daughter (“una sua figliuola, che mori’ senza posterita’”). 2.1.4. (First Marriage) Gugliarda Calava, ‘Nun’ “una Badessa del Monistero di S. Pietro”). 

2.1.5. (Second Marriage) Caterina Calava, married Inico de Cantore. 

2.2. Agata de Cantore, married Gregorio Sayd.

3. Matteo de Cantore, married 1480 to Lucrezia de Forreggiani, with issue. 

3.1. Andrea de Cantore., ‘Priest’. 

3.2. Antonio de Cantore., ‘Priest’. 

3.3. Giorgio de Cantore, married to Ismeralda N, with issue. 

3.3.1. Sebastian de Chiantar, married 1561 Siggiewi to Elizabetta Spiteri. 

3.3.2. Cola Antonio de Chiantar, married 1571 Matrice Gozo to Elizabetta Pontremoli. 

3.3.3. Francesco de Chiantar, married 1572 Matrice Gozo to Giovanna Cilia, (d/o Giuseppe), with issue. Maria Chiantar, married 1623 Valletta to Alberto Watts, (s/o William Watts, First English Consul in Malta 1623, Testamente 1610 Notary Gio Simone de Lucia)), with issue. Domenichella Vatz (Watts), married 1649 Valletta to Leonardo de Candia. Graziulla Vatz (Watts), married 1659 Valletta to Grazio Vella, with issue. Gio Maria Vella, married 1691 Vittoriosa to Lucrezia Caruana. Giovanni Vatz (Watts), married 1656 Valletta to Argentina Onofrio

3.4. Yolanda de Cantore, married (c. 1505) to Bartolomeo Sillato.  

3.5. Isabella de Cantore, married 1500 to Notary Pietro Saura, with issue. 

3.5.1. Nobile Paulo Saura, married 1540 to Antonia Calava, (see on this page), with issue. Nobile Paula Saura, “Nun”, dunm. Mro. Nobile Pietro Manfredo Saura., married to Nobile Perona Maniuni, with issue. Nobile Giovanella Saura, married 1569 Mdina to Francesco Laurer (other descendants here)., with issue. Nobile Ziata Laurea, married 1588 Mdina to Giorgio Farrugia, with issue. Paolo Farrugia, married 1616 Valletta to Maria Tabuni. Margherita Farrugia, married 1629 Mdina to Gio Paolo Calleja, with issue. Giacomo Calleja, married (1) 1651 Mdina to Vincenza Taliana, married (2) 1661 Mdina to Maria Micallef, with issue. (First marriage) Maria Calleja, married 1673 Mdina to Grazio Buttigieg. (Second Marriage) Giuseppe Calleja, married 1690 Mosta to Teresa Agius, with issue. Paolo Calleja, married (1) 1728 Mosta to Grazia Deguara, married (2) 1734 Mosta to Rosa Bezzina, with issue. (First marriage) Alessandra Calleja, married (1) 1751 Mosta to Lorenzo Cauchi, married (2) 1769 Mosta to Eugenio Fenech. (Second Marriage) Bartolomeo Calleja, married 1763 Mdina to Grazia Zahra, with issue. Giuseppe Calleja, married (1) 1786 Cospicua to Graziulla Xiriha, married (2) 1799 Qormi to Gabriela Xicluna, with issue. (First marriage) Giovanni Calleja, married 1816 Valletta to Gaetana Gatt. Agostino Calleja, married 1775 Dingli to Anna Vella. Grazia Calleja, married 1764 Mosta to Bartolomeo Saguna. Teresa Calleja, married 1767 Mosta to Gregorio Frendo. Maria Calleja, married 1715 Mdina to Paolo Busuttil. Anna Calleja, married 1728 Mdina to Vincenzo Debono. Ignazio Calleja, married 1685 Attard to Grazia Fenech. Isabella Calleja, married 1684 Mdina to Simone Cachia. Simone Calleja, married 1666 Mdina to Agatuzza Zerafa, with issue. Margherita Calleja, married 1692 Mdina to Carlo Stivala. Grazia Calleja, married 1694 Mdina to Vincenzo Mifsud. Carlo Calleja, married 1674 Qormi to Maria Mifsud, with issue. Gio Paolo Calleja, married 1703 Qormi to Elena Calleja (d/o Pietro and Anna). Petronilla Calleja, married 1690 Qormi to Domenico Caniolo. Domenica Calleja, married 1690 Qormi to Martino Villa. Mariuzza Calleja, married 1655 Qormi to Agostino Agius. Nobile Mario Saura, married 1569 Mdina to Caterina Laurea., with issue. Nobile Dr Niccola Saura JUD, married 1606 Mdina to Margherita Vassallo (d/o Giovanni), with issue. Nobile Isabella Saura, married 1655 Mdina to Andrea Castelletti. Nobile Gioalla Saura, married 1570 Mdina to Francesco Laurea. Nobile Romano Saura, married 1575 Mdina to Imperia de Albano, with issue. Nobile Vittoria Saura, married 1587 Vittoriosa to Gio Pietro Fiteni. Nobile Agnese Saura, married 1596 Vittoriosa to Nobile Domenico Bellia dei Baroni di Capopassero e Camemi, (son of Ottavio, 9th Barone di Capopassero e 10th Barone di Camemi), with issue. Silvestro Bellia, married 1628 Qormi to Vincenza Mallia, with issue. Tomaso Bellia, married 1658 Valletta to Nataliza Pallallarisi, with issue. Rocco Bellia, married 1700 Valletta to Clara Aicard, with issue. Carlo Bellia, married 1741 Valletta to Guiditta de Sceberras, with issue. Felice Bellia, married 1780 Valletta to Anna Fugard, with issue. Vincenzo Bellia, married 1809 Valletta to Antonia Schembri, with issue. Carmelo Bellia (sives Ballini), married 1855 Valletta to Nobile Rosaria Triolo dei Baroni di Sant’Anna e di Radibesi, with issue. Maria Assunta Bellia, married 1881 Valletta to Nobile Antonio Sceberras Trigona dei Baroni di Castel Cicciano Irene Bellia, married 1837 Valletta to Vincenzo Sammut. Vittoria Bellia, married 1765 Valletta to Andrea Falzon. Maria Bellia, married 1742 Valletta to Angelo Axisa. Giovanna Bellia, married 1743 Valletta to Filippo Axisa. Gio Battista Bellia, married (1) 1688 Valletta to Geronima Bugeja, married (2) 1705 Valletta to Maria Galea, with issue. (Second Marriage) Tomaso Bellia, married (1) 1735 Valletta to Teresa Farrugia, married (2) 1747 Senglea to Francesca Ciuma Ferro, with issue. (First marriage) Maddalena Bellia, married 1764 Senglea to Don Francesco Torres of Spain, with issue. Dona Maria Torres, married 1781 Senglea to Benedetto Ungaro Nicolao Bellia, married 1660 Gharghur to Vennera Aquilina. Maria Bellia, married (1) 1653 Qormi to Grazio Morello, married (2) 1660 Qormi to Francesco Balzan, (Adopted by Mro Salvatore Balzano), with issue. (Second Marriage) Tomaso Balzan, married 1688 Valletta to Nobile Orsola Sasso. Antonio Balzan, married 1694 Valletta to Nobile Giuseppa Sasso, with issue. Pasquale Balzan, married 1731 Cospicua to Grazia Felici, with issue. Michele Angelo Balzan, married 1753 Valletta to Maria de Andicotto, with issue. Rosa Balzan, married 1788 Siggiewi to Francesco Zammit. Domenica Bellia, married 1659 Qormi to Agostino Debono. Nobile Domenico Saura, married 1647 Dingli to Isabella Galea, dsp. Nobile Giacomo Saura, married 1577 Mdina to Lucia Axac. (Adoptive daughter of Bartolomeo), with issue. Nobile Leonora Saura, married 1614 Valletta to Domenico Muscat. Nobile Giuseppe Saura, married 1597 Siggiewi to Imperia Ciantar, with issue. Nobile Domenica Saura, married 1622 Mdina to Luca Agius. Nobile Sperzana Saura, married 1583 Mdina to Giacomo Falzon. Nobile Caterina Saura, married 1561 Mdina to Mro Andrea Hellul. Nobile Paolo Saura, married 1557 Siggiewi to N. Schembri, with issue. Nobile Luca Manfredo Saura, married (1) 1584 (Notary Giovannello Falzon) to Agata Corcop, married (2) 1586 Zebbug to Giovannella Baldacchino, with issue. Nobile Domenica Saura, married 1721 (Notary Bernardo Azzopardi) to Consalvo Borg. Nobile Pietro Saura, married 1615 Zebbug to Geronima de Celis, with issue. Nobile Virginia Saura, married 1649 Zebbug to Tommaso Dimech. Nobile Alonisca Saura, married 1640 Zebbug to Sebastiano Dalli. Nobile Domenico Saura, married 1650 Zebbug to Marietta Sayd Alliata, (see on this page), with issue. Nobile Don Pietro Saura, ‘Monk’. Nobile Sr Geronima Saura, Nun. Don Chevalier Giuseppe Saura, (Moved to Messina, Sicily), married 1667 Messina to to Eleanora di Naro Dudley, with issue. Don Angelo Saura, (moved to Malta), married 1691 Zebbug to Sapienza Psaila, with issue.  Nobile Ferrando Saura,. married 1596 Valletta to Antonia Vadali, with issue. Nobile Giovanni Maria Saura, married 1658 Senglea to Maruzza Mauti, with issue. Nobile Luca Saura, married 1684 Birkirkara to Fiorenza Lucrezia Mallia. Nobile Margherita Saura, married Niccolo Felici. Nobile Giovanna Saura, married 1576 Siggiewi to Giovanni Mangion Nobile Vincenza Saura, married 1561 Mdina to Aloisio Dioniso Cassar. Nobile Perona Saura, married 1534 (Notary Giorgio Buttigieg) to Nobile Andrea Maniuni. Nobile Agatuccia Saura, married (c. 1570) to Salvatore de Mangion

3.5.2. Nobile Don Leonardo Saura, (1528-72), dunm. 

3.5.3. Nobile Don Giovanni Saura, “Canon”, had illegitimate offsprings. Nobile Don Gregorio Saura, “Priest of Zeitun”, has illegitimate offsprings. Nobile Don Leonardo Saura, dunm. 1571. Nobile Mro Martino Saura, married 1603 Vittoriosa to Dianora Bonnici, with issue. Nobile Andreotta Saura, married 1629 Mdina to Imperia Maria Bonnici, with issue. Nobile Valentino Saura, married 1670 Valletta to Antonio Abdilla. Nobile Isidora Saura, married 1699 Vittoriosa to Gio Maria Luca Zarb. Nobile Chco Ludovico Saura, married 1641 Mdina to Publia Agostina Agius. Nobile Anna Saura, married to Bartolomeo d’Amedeo. 

3.5.4. Nobile Gaddo Saura, married with issue. Nobile Lena “Sives Margherita” Saura, married 1501 to Giovanni Bartolo. 

3.5.5. (illegitimate) Antonio Raficano, married with issue. Matteo Raficano. (c 1545). Agnese Raficano (c 1545).