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The Noble Family of Chilona

This family is listed as a noble family in “Descrittione di Malta” (1647).

Updated 18-06-2016.

“Bartolomeo Chilona Giurato nel 1420.” (From Abela’s “Della Descrittione di Malta del Commendatore Abela” (1647))

 

 

THE GENEALOGY OF THE CHILONA FAMILY:-

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Bartolomeo Chilona, Giurato (1420)

 

Pietro Cilia, (c1496), married to Nobile Orsola Sardo, with issue.
1. Giuliano Cilia, married Paternia Agius, with issue
1.1.
Nobile Francesco Cilia, Baron di Budaq, (Cr:1590), married Nobile Giovanella Abela, with issue
1.1.1.
Nobile Dr. Niccolo Cilia, MD, died 1646, Baron of Budaq - 1644,  married 1585 to Nobile Argentina Testaferrata, with issue.
1.1.1.1. Nobile Rev. Aloisea Cilia, dunm.
1.1.1.2. Nobile Pietro Paolo Cilia, Baroncino di Budaq, married Nobile Paola Scerri dei Baroni di Castel Cicciano, dsp.
1.1.1.3. Nobile Don. Federico Cilia, 'Priest', dunm.
1.1.2. Nobile Pietro Cilia, married 1572 Mdina to Caterina Galea, with issue.

1.1.2.1. Nobile Laura Cilia, married 1614 Mdina to Mario Ciantar.

1.1.2.2. Nobile Clemenza Cilia, married 1623 Mdina to Vittorio Dalli.
1.1.3. Nobile Salvatore Cilia, Priest
.
1.1.4. Nobile Anna Cilia, married 1590 Vittoriosa to Vincenzo Sammut, with issue.

1.1.4.1. Caterina Sammut, married 1620 Gudja to Domenico Sacco.

1.1.4.2. Bernarda Sammut, married 1628 Gudja to Domenico Vella.

1.1.4.3. Francesco Sammut, married 1622 Mdina to Maria Azzopardi, with issue.

1.1.4.3.1.1. Maria Sammut, married 1667 Mosta to Bartolomeo Xiberras.

1.1.4.3.1.2. Caterina Sammut, married 1664 Gudja to Gio Maria Buttigieg.

1.1.4.3.1.3. Gio Maria Sammut, married 1655 Ghaxaq to Natalia Abela.

1.1.4.3.1.4. Giacomo Sammut, married 1661 Gudja to Maria Cachia, with issue.

1.1.4.3.1.4.1. Antonia Sammut, married 1690 Mdina to Michele Camilleri.

1.1.5. Nobile Rosa Cilia, married (1) 1580 Vittoriosa to Umberto Sant, married (2) 1582 Vittoriosa to Michele di Martino, married (3) 1582 Vittoriosa to Michele Rozin of France.

1.1.6. Nobile Lorenzo Cilia, married 1566 Vittoriosa to Barbara Le Brun, with issue.

1.1.6.1. Nobile Bartolomea Cilia, married 1596 Zejtun to Matteo Cachia.

1.1.7. Nobile Michele Cilia, married 1559 Vittoriosa to Dianora Abela, with issue.

1.1.7.1. Nobile Caterina Cilia, married 1589 Vittoriosa to Antonio Stafrag, with issue.

1.1.7.1.1. Petruzza Stafrag, married (1) 1617 Vittoriosa to Giovanni Russo, married (2) 1622 Vittoriosa to Giovanni Genedo, married (3) 1630 Vittoriosa to Antonio Tozzino.

1.1.7.1.2. Margherita Stafrag, married 1634 Vittoriosa to Giovanni Gili, with issue.

1.1.7.1.2.1. Ignazio Gili, married 1664 Senglea to Maddalena Wizzini, with issue.

1.1.7.1.2.1.1. Salvatore Saverio Gili, married (1) 1699 Vittoriosa to Domenica Tabone, married (2) 1708 Valletta to Anna Maria Zarb.
1.1.7.2. Nobile Tomaso Cilia, married Cristiana Tarziana, with issue.
1.1.7.2.1. Grazia Cilia, married Giuseppe Galdes, with issue
1.1.7.2.2. Maria Ventura Cilia, married (1) Angelo Vella, Married (2) 1592 to Domenico Muscat, with issue
1.1.7.2.2.1. (Second Marriage) Marietta Muscat, married 1618 to Michele Pace
1.1.7.2.2.2. Salvatore Muscat, "Priest'
1.1.7.2.2.3. Grazia Muscat, married 1610 to Gio Paolo Aguis, with issue
1.1.7.2.2.3.1. Clemenza Agius, married 1617 Battista Borg, with issue
1.1.7.2.2.3.1.1. Romualdo Borg, married 1650 to Veronica.., with issue
1.1.7.2.2.3.1.1.1. Francesca Borg, married 1678 to Giuseppe Attard, with issue
1.1.7.2.2.3.1.1.1.1. Rosa Attard, married 1700 to Gioacchino Psaila, with issue
1.1.7.2.2.3.1.1.1.1.1. Maria Psaila, married Dr Carlo Barbaro, 1st Marquis di San Giorgio. (See San Giorgio, M)
1.1.7.2.2.3.1.1.2. Giovanni Borg, married Francesca...
1.1.7.2.2.3.2. Catinuzza Agius, married 1646 to Lazzaro d'Avola (see Descendants in Royal House of Aragon)
1.1.7.2.2.4. Giovanna Muscat
1.1.7.2.2.5. Mario Muscat 'Priest'
1.1.7.2.2.6. Luca Muscat b: Abt. 1600 +Maruzsa Azzopardi m: 21 Jun 1625 Siggiewi, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1. Francesco Muscat b: Abt. 1632 +Maruzsa Falzon m: 18 Aug 1657 Zebbug, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1. Lorenzo Muscat b: Abt. 1662 +Primittiva Borg m: 30 Sep 1687 Luqa, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1. Argenta Muscat b: Abt. 1691 +Michele Cilia m: 10 Jan 1711/12 Luqa, Malta
See 2.1.1.1.1. for ancestry of Michele Cilia.
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1. Lorenzo Cilia b: Abt. 1716 +Maddalena Imbroll m: 7 Oct 1737 Luqa, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1. Omobono Cilia b: Abt. 1742 +Maria Caruana m: 7 May 1770 Luqa, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1. Giuseppe Cilia b: Abt. 1772 +Clementina Pajas La Corte m: 10Nov 1801 S. Paolo, Valletta, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Vincenzo Cilia La Corte (1808-1888) +Caterina Borg m: 27 Aug 1833 Cospicua Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Pietro Paolo Cilia La Corte (1838-1907) +Filomena Sceberras (1840-1927) m: 3 Nov 1861 Porto Salvo, Valletta, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Maria Cilia La Corte dsp
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Caterina Cilia La Corte dsp
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.3. Teresa Cilia La Corte dsp
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4. Vincenzo Cilia La Corte (1864-1930) +Giorgina DuPont (1882 - 1963)m: 22 Nov 1904 Stella Maris, Sliema, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1. Theresa Cilia La Corte 1905 - 1994 +Edwin Zimelli
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.1. Joyce Zimelli (1925-2002)
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.2. Myriam Zimelli

1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.3. John Zimelli (1929- 2007)+Maris Xuereb
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.3.1. Maria Christina Zimelli +Michael Paris
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.3.1.1. David Paris
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.3.2. Karen Zimelli +Dr Ivan Gatt LLD
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.1.3.2.1. Gigi Gatt
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2. Peter Cilia La Corte (1907-1993) +Violet Tonna Biasini m: 30 Oct 1933 Tal-Gebla Church, Gzira, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.1. John Cilia La Corte +Helen Zammit Tabona m: 22 May 1960 Our Lady of Grace Chapel, Sliema, Malta
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.1.1. Mark Cilia La Corte+Dr Charmaine Xuereb DVD
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.1.2. Anne Cilia La Corte (1963-1988) dsp
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.1.3. Paul Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.2. Victor Lacorte +[1]Patricia Hendrick +[2] Marilyn Rowland
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.2.1. [ex1]Michael Lacorte+Suzanne Penington
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.2.2.1.1. Rebecca Claire Lacorte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.3. Edgar Cilia La Corte, (1906-1906)
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4.4. Arthur Cilia La Corte, (1908-09)
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.5. Giuseppina Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.6. Concetta Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Giuseppe Cilia La Corte ( -1882) +Carmela Camenzuli
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1. Giuseppe Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.2.. Pasquale Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.3. Vincenzo Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.4. Policarpo Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.5. Felicita` Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.3. Anna Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4. Concetta Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.5. Emanuela Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.6. Costantino Cilia La Corte (Canon) dsp
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.7. Giuditta Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Pietro Paolo Cilia La Corte (Monsignor) dsp
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.3. Giovanni Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.4. Antonio Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.5. Saverio Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.6. Concetta Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.7. Teresa Cilia La Corte
1.1.7.2.2.6.1.1.1.1.1.1.8. Salvatore Cilia La Corte

1.1.7.2.2.7. Domenica Muscat, married Matteo Buhagiar, with issue.

1.1.8. Nobile Laurica Cilia, married to Nobile Dr Salvatore Testaferrata, MD. with issue.

1.2. Druisiana Cilia, married to Pietro Ghimez, with issue.

1.2.4.1. Clerica Ghimez, married 1627 Vittoriosa to Filippo Spano.

1.2.4.2. Caterina Ghimez, married 1594 Vittoriosa to Barone Gio Domenico Falzone.

1.2.4.3. Margherita Ghimez, married 1598 Vittoriosa to Angelo Pisano.

1.2.4.4. Pietro Ghimez, married to Maria N, with issue.

1.2.4.4.1. Caterina Ghimez, married 1652 Vittoriosa to Tomaso Cassar.

1.2.4.4.2. Anna Ghimez, married 1637 Vittoriosa to Antonio Tabone.

1.2.4.4.3. Aloisia Ghimez, married 1650 Valletta to Aloisio Matasona.

1.2.4.5. Veronica Ghimez, married (1) 1600 Vittoriosa to Lorenzo Martinengo, married (2) 1602 Vittoriosa to Giacomo Labone.

1.2.4.6. Elena Ghimez, married (1) 1604 Vittoriosa to Dr Gio Maria Falzone JUD, married (2) 16.. Vittoriosa to Dr Michele Angelo Hellul JUD.
2. Domenico Cilia, married 1552 to Francesca...
2.1.Ferdianand Cilia, married 1603 to Paoluccia Zammit
2.1.1. Ambrogio Cilia, married 1642 to Giovanna Attard
2.1.1.1. Gio Maria Cilia, married 1688 to Maria Lombardo
2.1.1.1.1. Michele Cilia, married 1711 to Argentia Muscat (See Above See 1.3.2.2.6.1.1.1 Argenta Muscat for Descendants)
2.1.1.2. Giuseppe Cilia, married Cleria Sant
2.1.1.2.1. Rosa Cilia, married 1736 to Stefanio Tabone
2.1.1.2.1.1. Giuseppe Tabone, married 1760 to Margarita Calleja.
2.1.1.2.1.1.1. Rosa Tabone, (c1765)
2.1.1.2.1.1.2. Maria Tabone, married 1761 to Giuseppe Sayd, (Son of Paolo and Grazia)
2.1.1.2.2. Evangelista Cilia, married 1719 Mdina to Antonio Cortis.

2.1.1.2.3. Giovanni Cilia, married 1728 Qormi to Grazia Falzon, with issue.

2.1.1.2.3.1. Giuseppe Cilia, married 1757 Qormi to Caterina Cassar, with issue.

2.1.1.2.3.1.1. Maria Cilia, married 1787 Qormi to Salvatore Mifsud.

2.1.1.3. Domenico Cilia, married (1) Maria Mallia, Married (2) To Maria Pantallarif
2.1.1.3.1. (First Marriage) Giuseppe Cilia, married 1757 to Evangelista Zammit
2.1.1.3.2.Rosa Cilia, married 1753 to Nicolo Spiteri
2.1.1.3.3. Marie Cilia, married 1737 to Arcangelo Pullicino. Married (2) 1739 to Giovanni Borg
2.1.1.3.3.1. (Second Marriage) Saveria Borg, (c1745)
2.1.1.3.3.2. Catarina Borg, (c1748)
2.1.1.3.3.3. Barbara Rosa Anna Borg, (c1762)
2.1.1.3.4. Filippo Cilia, married Grazia...
2.2. Paulo Cilia
2.3. Mario Cilia
2.4. Giovanni Cilia, married NN, with issue.
2.4.1. Valerio Cilia, married 1611 to Clemenza Churcop, with issue.
2.4.1.1. Agostino Cilia, married 1639 to Maria Aquilina, with issue.
2.4.1.1.1. Domenico Cilia, married 1673 to Maria Gatt, with issue.
2.4.1.1.1.1. Gregorio Cilia, married 1697 to Angelica le Brun, with issue.
2.4.1.1.1.1.1. Pietro Cilia, married 1735 to Angelica Maria Musu, married (2) 1760 Qormi to Grazia Muscat, with issue.
2.4.1.1.1.1.1.1. (First Marriage) Giuseppe Cilia, married 1759 Zebbug to Grazia Gatt, with issue.
2.4.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Angelo Cilia, married 1795 to Dominique Spiteri, with issue.
2.4.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Giuseppe Cilia, married 1840 Naxxar to  Mary 'Sammut' Testaferrata de Noto, (with issue).

2.4.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Gregorio Cilia, married 1844 Naxxar to Grazia Fenech.

2.4.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.3. Teresa Cilia, married (1) 1839 Naxxar to Michele Calafato, married (2) 1859 Naxxar to Giuseppe Buhagiar.

2.4.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.4. Antonia Cilia, married 1846 Naxxar to Andrea Galea Cassia.
2.4.1.1.1.1.2. Salvatore Cilia, married 1745 Mosta to Teodora Deguara, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.1.2.1. Giuseppe Cilia, married 1769 Valletta to Domenica Azzopardi.

2.4.1.1.1.1.3. Rosa Cilia, married 1728 Qormi to Giovanni Farrugia.

2.4.1.1.1.1.4. Giuseppe Cilia, married 1744 Qormi to Grazia Fenech.

2.4.1.1.1.2. Francesca Cilia, married 1720 Valletta to Agostino Buttigieg.

2.4.1.1.1.3. Domenica Cilia, married 1703 Valletta to Tomaso Galea, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.3.1. Rosa Galea, married 1725 Valletta to Giovanni Magro.

2.4.1.1.1.4. Caterina Cilia, married 1704 Zebbug to Gio Maria Xicluna.

2.4.1.1.1.5. Evangelista Cilia, married 1716 Mdina to Michele Xiberras.

2.4.1.1.2. Giovanni Cilia, married 1666 Zebbug to Maria Schembri, with issue.

2.4.1.1.2.1. Grazia Cilia, married 1699 Mdina to Giuseppe Vella.

2.4.1.1.2.2. Margherita Cilia, married 1699 Lija to Giuseppe Sant.

2.4.1.1.3. Tomaso Cilia, married 1677 Zebbug to Natalizia Aquilina, with issue.

2.4.1.1.3.1. Filippo Cilia, married 1703 Mdina to Grazia de Rinaldo, with issue.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1. Giuseppe Cilia, married (1) 1726 Mdina to Maria Busuttil, married (2) 1727 Mdina to Caterina Sayd, with issue.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.1. (First Marriage) Francesco Cilia, married (1) 1779 Qormi to Anna Grech, married (2) 1789 Lia to Maria Stivala, with issue.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.1.1. (First Marriage) Maria Cilia, married 1798 Qormi to Gio Maria Cassar.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.1.2. (Second Marriage) Costanza Cilia, married 1815 Valletta to Matteo Perovich.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.2. Angelo Cilia, married 1786 Valletta to Grazia Attard, with issue.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.2.1. Vincenzo Cilia, married 1809 Valletta to Vincenza Fenech.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.3. (Second Marriage) Giovanni Cilia, married 1787 Qormi to Teresa Vella.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.4. Maria Cilia, married 1787 Qormi to Salvatore Mifsud, with issue.

2.4.1.1.3.1.1.4.1. Maria Mifsud, married 1815 Valletta to Paolo Genovese.

2.4.1.1.4. Valerio Cilia, married 1681 Mdina to Teodora Ellul.

2.4.2. Gregorio Cilia, married 1617 Zebbug to Laura Pace, with issue.

2.4.2.1. Gio Battista Cilia, married 1652 Qormi to Benedetta Muscat, with issue.

2.4.2.1.1. Maria Cilia, married 1677 Qormi to Giuseppe Cumbo.

2.4.2.1.2. Giovanni Cilia, married 1677 Qormi to Anna Maria Muscat, with issue.

2.4.2.1.2.1. Gio Battista Cilia, married (1) 1708 Qormi to Caterina Sagona, married (2) 1710 Qormi to Maria Farrugia, with issue.

2.4.2.1.2.1.1. (Second marriage) Giovanni Cilia, married 1740 Qormi to Rosa Schembri, with issue.

2.4.2.1.2.1.1.1. Maria Cilia, married 1756 Qormi to Giuseppe Micallef.

2.5. Marietta Cilia
2.6. Giulia Cilia.

3. Bastiano Cilia, married with issue.

3.1. Giovanna Cilia, married 1568 Zebbug to Mariano Grima, with issue.

3.1.1. Domenica Grima, married 1604 Zebbug to Lorenzo Grima, with issue.

3.1.1.1. Domenico Grima, married 1633 Zebbug to Agata Mamo, with issue.

3.1.1.1.1. Ubaldesca Grima, married 1668 Mdina to Andrea Galea, with issue.

3.1.1.1.1.1. Gio Maria Galea, married 1696 Zejtun to Angela Caruana, with issue.

3.1.1.1.1.1.1. Ubaldesca Galea, married 1730 Valletta to Paolo Calleja.

 

 

SOURCES:-

 

  1. MELITENSIA BOOK CLUB, Issue 1, Abela Commendatore Fra Gian. Francesco, Della Descrittione di Malta isola nel mare siciliano con le sue antichita’, ed altre notizie. Libr Quattro Facsimile edition. Malta, 1984.
  2. Adami collection, Vol 72.
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