The majestic country of France is the ancestral homeland of the distinguished surname Derobertis.The earliest hereditary surnames
in France were either patronymic
surnames, derived from the father's given name, or metronymic names, derived from the mother's given name. Derobertis is derived from the Old French personal name
Robert, which is composed of the Germanic elements "hrod," meaning "bright," and "berht," meaning "bright" or "famous."
Early Origins of the Derobertis family
The surname Derobertis was first found in Burgundy (French: Bourgogne), an administrative and historical region of east-central France, where this renowned family has held a family seat
since the Middle Ages.
Early History of the Derobertis family
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Derobertis Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Robert, Robers, Robart, Roberte, Robertes, Robarte, Robartes, Robarts, Roberrt, Roberrs, Roberre, Robèrre, Robarres, Robarrs, Robarre, le Robert, le Robers, de Robert, de Robers and many more.
Early Notables of the Derobertis family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Derobertis family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Derobertis Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Salvatore DeRobertis, aged 17, who settled in America from Conversano, Italy, in 1910
- Giuseppe DeRobertis, aged 30, who landed in America from Mitetto, Italy, in 1916
- Antonio Derobertis, aged 27, who emigrated to the United States, in 1922