The surname Barbiera was first found in all over Italy, though mainly in Sicily in the south, and in Emilia-Romagna in the north. A simple derivative, the surname Barbiera comes from the Italian word "barbiere," meaning "barber."
Early History of the Barbiera family
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Barbiera Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Barbieri, Barbiero, Barbiera, Barberi, Barberio and many more.
Early Notables of the Barbiera family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Barbiera family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pasquale Barbieri, 18; who arrived in New York in 1891; Maria Teresa Barbieri, 43; who came to Waterbury, Connecticut in 1913.