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America Early Origins



The surname America was first found in Tuscany (Italian: Toscana), a region in central Italy. 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.

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America Spelling Variations


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America Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Americi, Aimerici, Amerighi, America, Americ, Aymeric, Aymerich and many more.

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America Early History


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America Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our America research. Another 282 words (20 lines of text) are included under the topic Early America History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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America Early Notables (pre 1700)


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America Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early America 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



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

America Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Nicholas America, who setted in Maryland in 1675

America Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Spolonia America, who settled in Galveston, TX in 1866
  • Apolonia America, who arrived in Galveston, TX in 1866

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Contemporary Notables of the name America (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name America (post 1700)



  • Anthony America, American politician, Representative from Michigan 10th District, 2004

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America Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Guelfi Camajani, Piero. Dizionario Araldico 1940 Reprint Arnoaldo Forni. Milan: 1978. Print.
    2. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    3. Di Crollalanza, Goffredo. Enciclopedia araldico cavalleresca Prontuario nobiliare. Pisa: Presso La Direzione Del Giorale Araldica , 1878. Print.
    4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    7. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The America Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The America 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 4 November 2015 at 10:50.

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