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Avogadro Early Origins



The surname Avogadro was first found in Brescia (Latin: Brixia) in Lomardy, capital of the province of Brescia. The Pizza del Museois the main feature of the town and marks the site of the Forum. Vespasian erected the Capitoleum in 73 A.D. It contains the famous bronze statue of Vistory. The convent of S.Salvatore is also notable, founded by Desiderius, King of Lomardy. 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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Avogadro Spelling Variations


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Avogadro Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Avogadro, Avogadri Avogaro, Avogarri, Avvocato, Avocati, Advocati, Avogardi, Avodardo, Avogarti and many more.

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Avogadro Early History


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Avogadro Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Avogadro research. Another 185 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 117 and 1179 are included under the topic Early Avogadro History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Avogadro Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Avogadro Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Avogadro 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:

Avogadro Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Pietro Avogadro, aged 28, who landed in America from Piazzo Alto, Italy, in 1910
  • Pietro Avogadro, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from San Gallo, Italy, in 1914
  • Maria Avogadro, aged 49, who settled in America from Asolo, Italy, in 1923

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Contemporary Notables of the name Avogadro (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Avogadro (post 1700)



  • Amedeo Avogadro (1776-1856), Italian scientist

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Avogadro Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
    2. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. 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).
    5. Bascapè, Giacomo and Marcello del Piazzo. Insegne e Simboli Araldica pubblica e privata medievale e moderna. Rome: 1983. Print.
    6. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    7. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    8. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    10. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
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    The Avogadro Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Avogadro 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 30 May 2013 at 09:46.

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