From the ancient and picturesque Italian region of Venice
emerged a variety of distinguished names, including the notable surname Battaglini which was derived from the Italian word "Battaglia," or "battle." This surname was a nickname
for a warrior or professional private soldier, which then became a surname. There are also places named Battalgia, and no doubt the surname also arose describing one who came from one of these places. There are villages named Battaglia in Udine, Padova, Teramo, Trapani, and Salerno amongst other regions.
Early Origins of the Battaglini family
The surname Battaglini was first found in the northern half of Italy with major families of the name being recorded in Venice
and the Veneto region, Bologna, Rimini, and Pisa from the 13th century.
Early History of the Battaglini family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Battaglini research.Another 49 words (4 lines of text) covering the years 1748, 1532, 1643, 1717, 1772 and 1870 are included under the topic Early Battaglini History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Battaglini Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Battaggia, Battàia, Bataia, Battàggia, Battàglia, Battagliarin, Battagliarini, Battagliese, Battaglini, Battaglioli, Battaini, Battaino and many more.
Early Notables of the Battaglini family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family was Girolamo Battaglia, a distinguished soldier in the military in the second half of the 15th century; Francesco Battaglia, an architect born... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Battaglini Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Battaglini family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Battaglini Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Lorenzo Battaglini, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1902