patronymic origin, meaning that the first person to bear the surname took it from his father's personal name. A popular medieval personal name, Stefano, is the basis of this name and its variants. Stefano itself is derived from the Greek "stephanos" which means "laurel crown." The English equivalent of the name, Stephen was a very popular Christian name in medieval Europe because of two renowned saints of the that name.
Early Origins of the Di stefano family
Sicily (Italian: Sicilia), the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea.
Early History of the Di stefano family
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Di stefano Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Stefanelli, Stefani, Stefano, Steffan, Steffani, Stifano, Stifani, Stevani, Stevano, Stevan, Stievano, Stieven, Stivani, Schivani, Stepan, Steppan, De Stefani, De Stefanis, Di Stefano, Stepancich, Stepancic, Stepcich, Stipancich and many more.
Early Notables of the Di stefano family (pre 1700)
fl. 1366-1391), an Italian architect who designed the tabernacle at the Basilica of St. John Lateran in...
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Migration of the Di stefano family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Di stefano Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Di stefano (post 1700)
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