Di meglio History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Di meglio family

The surname Di meglio was first found in at the foundations of Venice (Italian: Venezia), with the Minotto family.

Early History of the Di meglio family

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Di meglio 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 Di meglio include Menico, Menichi, Menech, Minico, Minichi, Menego, Meneghi, Menega, Menoga, Menoghi, Minigo, Menco, Menchi, Menci, Minco, Mengo, Menghi, Menga, Mingo, Minghi, Meni, Misotti, Minuziano, Mingoti, Menochio, Minelli, Minnelli, Menis, De Minico, Menichelli, Minichelli, Minichiello, Meneghelli, Meneghello, Meneghel, Menichini, Minichini, Minichino, Meneghini, Meniconi, Meneghino, Meneghin, Menicucci, Minicucci, Meneguzzi, Menoncini and many more.

Early Notables of the Di meglio family (pre 1700)

Prominent among members of the family was Rosso Misotti, leader of the Ghibeline faction in Ferrara in 1203. Members of the Venetian Minotto family were brave soldiers: in 1265 Tommaso Minotto led the army against the Genoese forces; and in 1300 Marco Minotto was General of 37 ships which fought against the Greeks; Alessandro Minuziano was an editor and printer in Puglia in 1450 who printed the first edition of the collected works of Cicero; Giacomo Menochio was a prominent jurist...
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United States Di meglio migration to the United States +

Immigrants bearing the name Di meglio or a variant listed above include:

Di meglio Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Aniello DiMeglio, aged 16, who immigrated to the United States from Barano, Napoli, in 1909
  • Fortunata DiMeglio, aged 21, who landed in America from Napoli, Italy, in 1910
  • Lietro DiMeglio, aged 33, who settled in America from Barano, Italy, in 1910
  • Giovanni DiMeglio, aged 32, who immigrated to the United States from Barona, Italy, in 1912
  • Costanza DiMeglio, aged 26, who landed in America from Serrara Font, Italy, in 1912
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