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Casablanca Early Origins



The surname Casablanca was first found in the culturally rich region of Lombardy, where earliest records date back to the year 1126 in Milan, when Apollonio Casati was Imperial Vicar for Lotario il Sassone.

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Casablanca Spelling Variations


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Casablanca Spelling Variations



Enormous variation in spelling and form characterizes those Italian names that originated in the medieval era. This is caused by two main factors: regional tradition, and inaccuracies in the recording process. Before the last few hundred years, scribes spelled names according to their sounds. Spelling variations were the unsurprising result. The variations of Casablanca include Casa, Case, Dalla Casa, Dallacasa, Della Casa, Da Ca, Dacca, Da Cha, Dacha, Dalla Ca, Dallaca, Dalla Cha, Dallacha, Casella, Casello, Caselli, Casèl, Casiello, Casillo, Casetta, Casati, Casselli, Casetti, Casèt, Casina, Casine, Casino, Casini, Casola, Casolla, Casol, Casotti, Casone, Casoni, Cason, Casacchia, Casaccia, Casacci, Casassa, Casazza, Casabianca, Casablanca, Cabianca, Casabassa, Cabassa, Casabella, Cabella, Casabona, Cabona, Caboni, Casagrande, Casagrandi, Casamassima, Casanova, Canova, Casavecchia and many more.

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Casablanca Early History


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Casablanca Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Casablanca research. More information is included under the topic Early Casablanca History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Casablanca Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Casablanca Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among bearers of this family in early times was members of the Casati family of Milan during the late 13th century, who owned many castles and vast amounts of land. Other bearers of the name include Conte Casati, who was a Cardinal, and Giovannino Casati, who was mayor of Piacenza...

Another 178 words (13 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Casablanca 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



Research into various historical records has revealed some of first members of the Casablanca family to immigrate North America:

Casablanca Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Amparo Casablanca, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1870

Casablanca Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Giuseppe Casablanca, aged 16, who emigrated to America from Caphecchio, Italy, in 1909
  • Guiseppe Casablanca, aged 16, who emigrated to the United States from Casa Lovecchio, Italy, in 1910
  • Onafris Casablanca, aged 34, who landed in America from Casalvecchio, Sicily, in 1910
  • Onofrio Casablanca, aged 24, who landed in America from Catalvecchio, Italy, in 1910
  • Sebastiano Casablanca, aged 23, who settled in America from Casalvecchio, Italy, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Casablanca (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Casablanca (post 1700)



  • Jose Casablanca (b. 1952), American professional baseball player
  • Julian Casablanca (b. 1978), American singer-songwriter
  • Ted Casablanca, American entertainment journalist
  • David Casablanca (b. 1977), Spanish footballer

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    2. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    3. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
    5. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
    6. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    7. Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Rome Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 56 volumesr. Print.
    8. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
    10. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
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    The Casablanca Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Casablanca 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 23 July 2014 at 08:48.

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