Digital Products



Home & Barware


Customer Service

Bellante History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Bellante family

The surname Bellante was first found in the city of Verona, where earliest records are found in 1279 with Vivaldo and Filippo Bellanda, city councilors, and with the Bellani family who were well in known for their peace-making efforts. Jacobus de Belviso (c. 1270-1335) was an Italian jurist from Bologna.

Early History of the Bellante family

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bellante research. More information is included under the topic Early Bellante History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Bellante Spelling Variations

Italian surnames come in far more variations than the names of most other nationalities. Regional traditions and dialects are a decisive factor in this characteristic. For example, northern names tend to end in "o", while southern in "i". Also important, but not unique to Italy, was the fact that before dictionaries and the printing press most scribes simply spelled words according to their sounds. The predictable result was an enormous number of spelling variations. The recorded spellings of Bellante include Belli, Bello, Bella, De Bello, De Belli, Debelli, De Bei, De Bellis, Di Bello, Lo Bello, Lobello, Lubello, Lubelli, La Bella, Labella, Bellavista, Bellido, Bellardi, Bellezza, Bellone, Bellarmini, Bellacati, Bellacera, Bellelli, Belleli, Belle, Belletti, Bellettini, Bellini, Bellino, Bellin, Belluzzi, Bellocci, Bellozzi, Bellotti, Belotti, Bellotto, Bellotta, Belloni, Bellacci, Bellaccini, Ballacchini, Bellazzi, Bellami, Bellemo, Bellen, Bellandi, Bellani, Bellano, Bellan, Bellardo, Bellasi, Bellati, Bellato, Belliato, Bellero, Belleri, Belleschi, Bellesi, Belligi, Bellisi, Bellugi, Belluschi, Belushi, Bellussi, Bellutti, Bellutta, Bellassai, Bellantonio, Bellantoni, Bellantone, Bellantuone, Bellocchio, Bellocchi, Bellebuono, Bellobuono, Bellabuono, Bellomo, Belluomo, Begliuomini and many more.

Early Notables of the Bellante family (pre 1700)

Prominent among members of the family was Gualtieri di Bellante, a Baron and castle owner in Abruzzo in the 13th century. Members of the Belloni family in Venice were noblemen, knights, military captains, and politicians around the same time. Tommaso Bellacci, a monk in Florence was born in 1370. Bartolomeo Bellano...
Another 298 words (21 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bellante Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Bellante family to the New World and Oceana

Early North American immigration records have revealed a number of people bearing the name Bellante or a variant listed above:

Bellante Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antonino Bellante, aged 28, who landed in America, in 1897

Bellante Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Angelo Bellante, aged 33, who emigrated to America from Forno, Bellimo, Italy, in 1907
  • Alessandro Bellante, aged 33, who settled in America from Barrafranca, Italy, in 1908
  • Angela Bellante, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from S. Tlavia, Sicily, in 1913
  • Annita Bellante, aged 11, who emigrated to the United States from Lucera, Italy, in 1913
  • Angela Maria Bellante, aged 55, who landed in America from Villarosa, Sicily, in 1915
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Bellante Family Crest Products

See Also

Sign Up