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Where did the Italian Campus family come from? What is the Italian Campus family crest and coat of arms? When did the Campus family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Campus family history?
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 Campus are Campo, Campi, Campus, Campora, Càmpora, Càmpori, Campoli, Campori, De Campora, De Càmpora, Campetti, Campdelli, Campedel, Campolo, Campone, Camponi, Campaccio, Campacci, Campasso, Campassi, Campazzo, Campazzi, Campai, Campari, Campèr, Camperotto, Campieri, Campeggi, Campese, Campesi, Campesani, Campesàn, Campesato, Campise, Campiani, Campigli, Camporese, Camporesi, Campobasso, Campobassi, Campobello, Campodonico, Campolmi, Campolongo, Campiglia, Campolonghi, Campolungo, Campione and many more.
First found in the city of Treviso, where earliest records date back to the year 1010, with Gerardo Campo.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Campus research. More information is included under the topic Early Campus History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 361 words(26 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Campus Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
An inquiry into the early roots of North American families reveals a number of immigrants bearing the name Campus or a variant listed above:
Campus Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Campus Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Campus Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Campus 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.
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