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Early Origins of the Forte family


The surname Forte was first found in Guyenne.

Early History of the Forte family


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Another 22 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1768, 1793, 1845, 1850, 1870, and 1890 are included under the topic Early Forte History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Forte Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Laforte, Lafort, Fort, Forte, Forteau, Fortier and others.

Early Notables of the Forte family (pre 1700)


Notable amongst the name was Ferjeux Fortier, a colonel in 1768. Jean-Antoine Siméon-Fort, born in 1793, was a painter in Valence; Jean-Aimé-Aristide Fort was rear admiral in 1845; Joseph-August-Aristide Fort was a pharmacist at this time; Jacques-Paul Fort was a general in...
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Migration of the Forte family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Forte Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Anton Forte, who settled in Veragua in 1535

Forte Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Marmaduke Forte, who settled in Maryland in 1653
  • Mary Forte, who arrived in Virginia in 1664

Forte Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anonzo Forte, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1815
  • Anton Forte, who landed in Veragua in 1835 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    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)
  • Agostino Forte, aged 29, who settled in America from Italy, in 1893

Forte Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Adelaide Forte, aged 14, who landed in America from Napoli, in 1904
  • Alberiza Forte, aged 19, who emigrated to the United States from Campobasso, Castelpetroso, in 1908
  • Addolorota Forte, aged 27, who emigrated to America from Campobasso, Italy, in 1908
  • Adele Forte, aged 15, who emigrated to the United States from Napoli, Italy, in 1909
  • Adruno Forte, aged 59, who landed in America from Menturni, Italy, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Forte (post 1700)


  • Joe Forte, American writer and painter
  • Allen Forte (b. 1926), American music theorist and musicologist
  • Charles Forte (1908-2007), Baron Forte, the famous hotelier, founder of Forte Group plc, a British hotel and restaurant company in 1935
  • Joe Forte (1893-1967), British actor who usually portrayed professional men, faculty members, doctors, lawyers, coroners, and the like
  • Jonathan Forte (b. 1985), English footballer
  • Bruno Forte (b. 1949), Italian theologian and ecclesiastic
  • William Forte Willett Jr. (1869-1938), American Democrat politician, U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 1907-11; Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1911 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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Citations


  1. ^ 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)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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