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The Aceti surname of Sicily was created from the name of the occupation of the first bearer of the name. The Aceti 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.

Aceti Early Origins



The surname Aceti 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.

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Aceti Spelling Variations


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Aceti 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 Aceti include Accetta, Accetti, Accetto, Accettulli, Accettullo, Accietti, Accietto, Accettanti, Aceto and many more.

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Aceti Early History


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Aceti Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Aceti research. Another 286 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1374, 1590, 1640, 1690, and 1730 are included under the topic Early Aceti History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Aceti Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Aceti Early Notables (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 Aceti Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



A look at the immigration and passenger lists has shown a number of people bearing the name Aceti: Lucio Aceto, who settled in Ohio around 1875.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Aceti (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Aceti (post 1700)



  • Marco Aceti, Italian actor, known for his roles in Notte prima degli esami (2006), Ho voglia di te (2007) and Sotto una buona stella (2014)
  • Anthony Joseph John "T.J." Aceti Jr. (1982-2015), Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender for the Oshawa Generals (1999-2001)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

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    2. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
    3. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    6. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    7. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
    8. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
    9. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
    10. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    11. ...

    The Aceti Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Aceti Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 20 May 2015 at 16:16.

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