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Bove Early Origins



The surname Bove was first found in the city of Reggio-Emilia, where records show Gerardo de Corviago Bovini living here in 1079.

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Bove Spelling Variations


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Bove Spelling Variations



In comparison with other European surnames, Italian surnames have a surprising number of forms. They reflect the regional variations and the many dialects of the Italian language, each with its own distinctive features. For example, in Northern Italy the typical Italian surname suffix is "i", whereas in Southern Italy it is "o". Additionally, spelling changes frequently occurred because medieval scribes and church officials often spelled names as they sounded rather than according to any specific spelling rules. The spelling variations in the name Bove include Bove, Bova, Bovi, Bue, Buo, Bui, Bua, Boe, Boi, Boy, Bo, Dal Bo, Del Bo, Lo Bue, Lo Boi, La Bua, Boelli, Boellis, Bovetto, Bovetti, Bovet, Boetto, Boetti, Boet, Boeddu, Bovino, Bovin, Boin, Buini, Bovoli, Bovani, Boano, Bovini, Bovara, Bovetini, Bovelli, Bovaro, Bovari and many more.

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Bove Early History


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Bove Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bove research. Another 103 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1800, 1300, 1503, 1572, 1734, 1781 and 1484 are included under the topic Early Bove History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bove Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bove Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the family was Bovetinodei Bovetini, who was an intellectual in Mantua in the 13th century; Bonincontro dei Bovi was a lawyer in Bologna in 1300; Girolamo Bove was appointed mayor of Sezze by Pope Sisto IV in the 15th century; Giacomo Bovi was senator of Rome; Pietro...

Another 129 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bove Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



A look at the immigration and passenger lists has shown a number of people bearing the name Bove:

Bove Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Doninick Antonio Bove, who landed in Mississippi in 1895

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Contemporary Notables of the name Bove (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Bove (post 1700)



  • Linda Bove (b. 1945), Deaf American actress who played the part of Linda the Librarian on the children's television program Sesame Street from 1971 to 2003, responsible for introducing thousands of children to sign language
  • Carol Bove (b. 1971), Swiss-born, American artist and collector
  • Joseph E. Bove, American Democrat politician, Member of Connecticut State House of Representatives from New Haven; Elected 1940
  • John Bove, American politician, Representative from Pennsylvania 22nd District, 1974
  • Armand Bove, American Republican politician, Chair of Macomb County Republican Party, 1965
  • Raphael Bove (b. 1979), Italian-born, Australian footballer who has represented Australia at international level

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    5. Di Crollalanza, Goffredo. Enciclopedia araldico cavalleresca Prontuario nobiliare. Pisa: Presso La Direzione Del Giorale Araldica , 1878. Print.
    6. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
    7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    8. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    9. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Bove Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bove Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 8 December 2016 at 13:45.

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