Early Origins of the Bozzolo family
The surname Bozzolo 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.
Early History of the Bozzolo family
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Bozzolo Spelling Variations
There are many variations of most of those Italian names that originated in the medieval era. Some of these come from regional differences, like the tradition of ending northern names in "o" and southern names in "i". Others come from inaccuracies in the recording process, which were extremely common in the eras before dictionaries standardized spelling. Some of the spelling variations
of Bozzolo are Bozzo, Bozzano, Bozino, Bozio, Bozza, Bozzola, Bozzuto, Bozzuta, Bozzelli, Bozelli, Bozzolo, Bozomo, Bozzachi, Bozzetta and many more.
Early Notables of the Bozzolo 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... Another 31 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bozzolo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Bozzolo family to the New World and Oceana
An investigation of the immigration and passenger lists has revealed a number of people bearing the name Bozzolo:
Bozzolo Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Louis Bozzolo, aged 27, who arrived in America, in 1892
- Marie Bozzolo, aged 30, who arrived in America, in 1893
Bozzolo Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Louise Bozzolo, aged 3, who arrived in America from Deneuire, in 1904
- Camille Bozzolo, aged 14, who arrived in America from Deneuire, in 1904
- Germano Bozzolo, aged 43, who arrived in America from Cugliate, in 1905
- Abramo Bozzolo, aged 20, who arrived in America from Carre, in 1905
- Vincenzo Bozzolo, aged 40, who arrived in America from Bagnasco, Cuneo, in 1921
Contemporary Notables of the name Bozzolo (post 1700)
- Camillo Bozzolo (1845-1920), Italian physician who co-discovered that hookworm was the cause of anemia and is credited for introducing thymol as a treatment; his heirs donated the Villa Della Porta Bozzolo to the National Trust of Italy
- Stéphane Bozzolo, French two-time gold and silver Paralympic medalist