Tuscany, including the notable surname Adriani. During the Middle Ages, as populations grew and travel between regions became more frequent, people in Tuscany, who had been going by a single name, found it necessary to adopt a second name to identify themselves and their families. This process of adopting fixed hereditary surnames in Italy began in the 10th and 11th centuries, but it was not completed until the modern era. The patronymic surname, which is derived from the father's given name, was one of the most common name types of name created in this region. The surname Adriani was created from the given name Hadrianus or son or descendant of Hadrianus.
Early Origins of the Adriani family
Early History of the Adriani family
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Adriani Spelling Variations
hundred years, scribes spelled names according to their sounds. Spelling variations were the unsurprising result. The variations of Adriani include Adriano and Adriani. and others.
Early Notables of the Adriani family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Adriani family to the New World and Oceana
Discovered in the immigration and passenger lists were a number of people bearing the name Adriani: Pietro Adriani who arrived in Illinois in 1877 at the age of 26, and another Adriani who arrived at an Eastern port around the turn of the century.
Contemporary Notables of the name Adriani (post 1700)
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