Origins Available: Italian
The Bernardino surname was created from the personal name
Bernardo, originally a Germanic name.
Early Origins of the Bernardino family
The surname Bernardino was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna
Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there for 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. 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 was in itself a family honor.
Early History of the Bernardino family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bernardino research.Another 219 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1576, 1775, 1475, 1502, 1541, 1605, 1598 and 1680 are included under the topic Early Bernardino History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Bernardino Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bernardi, Bernardo, Bernardis, Bernard, Bernardelli, Bernardello, Bernardini, De Bernardinis, Bernardino, Bernardotti, Bernardoni, Berni, Berno, Bernetti, Bernotti, Bernaroli, Bernero and many more.
Early Notables of the Bernardino family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family was Pietro Bernardino dei Fanciulli (Petrus Bernardinus) (c.1475-1502), a follower of Savonarola; Giovanni Maria Bernardoni (1541–1605), a Jesuit monk and an Italian architect who was the... Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bernardino Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Bernardino family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bernardino Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Carmine Bernardino, aged 30, who emigrated to the United States, in 1895
- Domenico Bernardino, aged 0, who emigrated to America, in 1895
Bernardino Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Cesare Bernardino, who landed in America, in 1906
- Antonio Bernardino, aged 17, who settled in America from Norcia, Italy, in 1907
- Alfredo Bernardino, aged 40, who settled in America from Lisbon, Portugal, in 1910
- Antonio Bernardino, aged 47, who landed in America from Chaves, Portugal, in 1916
- Antonio Bernardino, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States from Havana, Cuba, in 1920