The Accettulli surname of Sicily
was created from the name of the occupation
of the first bearer of the name. The Accettulli surname refers to the occupation of a person who made or sold vinegar. The surname Accetto is derived from the Italian word "accetto," which means vinegar. Alternatively, the surname is of local
origin and there is a place named Aceto located near Bari, in the region of Apulia.
Early Origins of the Accettulli family
The surname Accettulli was first found in Sicily
(Italian: Sicilia), the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. The earliest record of this surname dates back to the first half of the 11th century, where a member of the Accetto family was a well known sculptor in Puglia, on the southern mainland of Italy.
Early History of the Accettulli family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Accettulli research.Another 286 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1374, 1590, 1640, 1690, and 1730 are included under the topic Early Accettulli History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Accettulli Spelling Variations
Enormous variation in spelling and form characterizes those Italian names that originated in the medieval era. This is caused by two main factors: regional tradition, and inaccuracies in the recording process. Before the last few hundred
years, scribes spelled names according to their sounds. Spelling variations
were the unsurprising result. The variations of Accettulli include Accetta, Accetti, Accetto, Accettulli, Accettullo, Accietti, Accietto, Accettanti, Aceto and many more.
Early Notables of the Accettulli family (pre 1700)
Prominent among bearers of this surname in early times was Torquato Accetto (c.1590-1640), Italian philosopher and writer of Naples; Reginaldo Accetto, 16th century theologian in Naples; Giulio Accetta, born in Calabria in 1690, well known... Another 35 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Accettulli Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Accettulli family to the New World and Oceana
A look at the immigration and passenger lists has shown a number of people bearing the name Accettulli: Lucio Aceto, who settled in Ohio around 1875.