Bozzano History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Bozzano family
The surname Bozzano was first found in Genoa (Italian: Genova). Early records revealed Ludovico Bozzuto of Naples, was the archbishop of the city around 1360; Giovanni Bozzuto was a soldier in Naples in 1384; and Giovanni Battista Bozzola was an editor in Brescia during the 15th century.
Important Dates for the Bozzano family
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Bozzano Spelling Variations
Surnames that originated in Italy are characterized by an enormous number of spelling variations. Some of these are derived from regional traditions and dialects. Northern names, for instance, often end in "o", while southern names tend to end in "i". Other variations come from the fact the medieval scribes tended to spell according to the sound of words, rather than any particular set of rules. The recorded variations of Bozzano include Bozzo, Bozzano, Bozino, Bozio, Bozza, Bozzola, Bozzuto, Bozzuta, Bozzelli, Bozelli, Bozzolo, Bozomo, Bozzachi, Bozzetta and many more.
Early Notables of the Bozzano family (pre 1700)
Prominent among bearers of this surname in early times was Tommaso Bozio was a member of the nobility, an author, and a lawyer in Gubbio in 1548; Bartolomeo Bozza was a musician...
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Bozzano migration to the United States
Investigation of immigration and passenger lists has revealed a number of people bearing the name Bozzano:
Bozzano Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Vittorio Bozzano, aged 35, who arrived in New York City, New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Dante Alighieri" from Genoa, Italy 
- Davide Bozzano, aged 19, who arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "Giuseppe Verdi" from Genoa, Italy 
Contemporary Notables of the name Bozzano (post 1700)
- Giacomo "Mino" Bozzano (1933-2008), Italian bronze medalist boxer at the 1956 Summer Olympics
- José Alfredo Bozzano Baglietto (b. 1895), Paraguay military engineer and senior officer of the Paraguayan Navy
- ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6QJ-JWR : 6 December 2014), Vittorio Bozzano, 17 Feb 1919; citing departure port Genoa, arrival port New York City, New York, New York, ship name Dante Alighieri, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
- ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6W3-24D : 6 December 2014), Davide Bozzano, 07 Jul 1919; citing departure port Genoa, arrival port New York, ship name Giuseppe Verdi, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).