hereditary surnames began to be adopted. One source for these new surnames was from existing nicknames, which identified the bearer by a physical characteristic or other identifiable trait. Barbetti was a nickname surname for a bearded person, derived from the words barba and bella, which together mean beautiful beard.
Early Origins of the Barbetti family
Lombardy where the earliest records date back to 1145 with Filippo Barbo, a castle owner and leader of the town of Cremona.
Early History of the Barbetti family
PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Barbetti Spelling Variations
spelling variations of Barbetti are Barbi, Barbis, Della Barba, Barbella, Barbetta, Barbetti, Barbini, Barbin, Barbolini, Barbucci, Barbuzzi, Barboccia, Barbozza, Barbone, Barboni, Barbacci, Barbasio, Barbato, Barbuto, Barboso, Barbisio, Barbisini, Barbisan, De Barba, Del Barba, Barbano, Barbana, Barbani, Barban, Barbanelli, Barbanotti, Barbanti, Barbantini and many more.
Early Notables of the Barbetti family (pre 1700)
Venice, who were given noble status in the 12th century. The Barbi family in Venice gained noble status in 1203. The Barbazzi family of Messina moved to Bologna in the 14th century and Alessandro immediately became Count...
Another 176 words (13 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Barbetti Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Barbetti family to the New World and Oceana
Investigation of immigration and passenger lists has revealed a number of people bearing the name Barbetti: R.A. Barba who arrived in New York City in 1821 at the age of 24; Domenico Barbuto, aged 8, who arrived at Ellis Island from Lipari, Italy, in 1915; and Emilia Barbuto, aged 32, who arrived at Ellis Island from Mauro, Italy, in 1913..
Barbetti Family Crest Products