Denardo History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Denardo surname was a patronymic name, created from the personal name Nardo, which was in turn, a shortened form of Bernardo.
Early Origins of the Denardo family
The surname Denardo was first found in the Kingdom of Naples, formerly Napoli or Neapolis, in southern Italy. There is also a city of Nardò in the province of Lecce, that dates from the Baroque era. Belisario Acquaviva, a nobleman and writer from the Kingdom of Naples became the first Duke of Nardo (Duca di Nardò) in the 15th century.
Important Dates for the Denardo family
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Denardo Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Di Nardi, Di Nardo, Nardo, Nardone, Nardini, Nardi, Nardis, Nordi, Nordine, Nardino and many more.
Early Notables of the Denardo family (pre 1700)
By the end of the 15th century, southern Italy was known as the Kingdom of Naples, ruled by the house of Aragon. By the early eighteenth century, the Austrians had gained much of the region, under the rule of the Austrian emperor Kales VI. However, in 1734, Spaniard Don Carlos defeated the Austrians, and the region came under Spanish rule once more. In 1799, the French invaded Naples and in 1806, Napoleon's brother Joseph was made king, but this...
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Denardo migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Typical Denardo Emigration from the United Kingdom to North America
Denardo Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Giuseppe Denardo, who was on record in New York, NY in 1912
Contemporary Notables of the name Denardo (post 1700)
- Joseph William DeNardo (1930-2018), American meteorologist best known for his work at WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh and for his 1994 campaign, "Joe Said It Would"
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