Delano History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Delano family
The surname Delano was first found in Brescia (Latin: Brixia) in Lomardy, capital of the province of Brescia. The Pizza del Museois the main feature of the town and marks the site of the Forum. Vespasian erected the Capitoleum in 73 A.D. It contains the famous bronze statue of Vistory. The convent of S.Salvatore is also notable, founded by Desiderius, King of Lombardy. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time, at the beginning of recorded history, was of itself a great distinction and indicative of noble ancestry.
Early History of the Delano family
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Delano Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lana, Lano, Lani, Lanni, Lanata, Lanaro, Lanario, Lane, Lancca and many more.
Early Notables of the Delano family (pre 1700)
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Delano migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Delano Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Philip Delano, who landed in Massachusetts in 1621 
Delano Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Philippe Delano (de Lannoy), a 19 years old Pilgrim thought to be of Flemish descent, who arrived at Plymouth, Massachusetts on November 9, 1621, aboard the ship "Fortune" His descendents include Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Robert Redford, and Alan B. Shepard
- J. Delano, who arrived in Baltimore in 1820
- M. Delano, who arrived in New Orleans in 1823
Contemporary Notables of the name Delano (post 1700) +
- William A. Delano, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984
- Vera Blanch DeLano, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1924 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business)
- Raymond P. Delano, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948
- Paul H. Delano, American politician, U.S. Consul in Talcahuano, 1838-45
- Milton M. DeLano, American politician, Mayor of Denver, Colorado, 1866-68
- Jonathan Delano Jr., American politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Saratoga County, 1819-20
- George Delano, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1888
- F. R. Delano, American politician, Member of Minnesota State House of Representatives 24th District, 1875
- Fred S. Delano, American politician, Candidate for Michigan State House of Representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District, 1916
- Dennis A. Delano Sr., American Republican politician, Candidate for New York State Senate 58th District, 2008
- ... (Another 14 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)
Related Stories +
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)