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Early Origins of the Dibello family

The surname Dibello was first found in the city of Verona, where earliest records are found in 1279 with Vivaldo and Filippo Bellanda, city councilors, and with the Bellani family who were well in known for their peace-making efforts. Jacobus de Belviso (c. 1270-1335) was an Italian jurist from Bologna.

Early History of the Dibello family

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Dibello Spelling Variations

Italian surnames come in far more variations than the names of most other nationalities. Regional traditions and dialects are a decisive factor in this characteristic. For example, northern names tend to end in "o", while southern in "i". Also important, but not unique to Italy, was the fact that before dictionaries and the printing press most scribes simply spelled words according to their sounds. The predictable result was an enormous number of spelling variations. The recorded spellings of Dibello include Belli, Bello, Bella, De Bello, De Belli, Debelli, De Bei, De Bellis, Di Bello, Lo Bello, Lobello, Lubello, Lubelli, La Bella, Labella, Bellavista, Bellido, Bellardi, Bellezza, Bellone, Bellarmini, Bellacati, Bellacera, Bellelli, Belleli, Belle, Belletti, Bellettini, Bellini, Bellino, Bellin, Belluzzi, Bellocci, Bellozzi, Bellotti, Belotti, Bellotto, Bellotta, Belloni, Bellacci, Bellaccini, Ballacchini, Bellazzi, Bellami, Bellemo, Bellen, Bellandi, Bellani, Bellano, Bellan, Bellardo, Bellasi, Bellati, Bellato, Belliato, Bellero, Belleri, Belleschi, Bellesi, Belligi, Bellisi, Bellugi, Belluschi, Belushi, Bellussi, Bellutti, Bellutta, Bellassai, Bellantonio, Bellantoni, Bellantone, Bellantuone, Bellocchio, Bellocchi, Bellebuono, Bellobuono, Bellabuono, Bellomo, Belluomo, Begliuomini and many more.

Early Notables of the Dibello family (pre 1700)

Prominent among members of the family was Gualtieri di Bellante, a Baron and castle owner in Abruzzo in the 13th century. Members of the Belloni family in Venice were noblemen, knights, military captains, and politicians around the same time. Tommaso Bellacci, a monk in Florence was born in 1370. Bartolomeo Bellano, born in Padua in 1435, was a sculptor. Lucio Bellanti was a doctor and astrologer in Siena around 1475. Andrea Bellanti was a nobleman and banker in Siena in the 15th century. Alvise Bellacati was a famous doctor in Padua. Giovanni Bellacera was Baron of Regalmigieri in 1418. Ottone Belloni...
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United States Dibello migration to the United States +

Early North American immigration records have revealed a number of people bearing the name Dibello or a variant listed above:

Dibello Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Angelo Dibello, aged 22, who landed in America, in 1893
Dibello Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Carmelo DiBello, aged 42, who settled in America from Calatabianco, Italy, in 1907
  • Concetta DiBello, aged 18, who landed in America from Pennapiedimonte, Italy, in 1907
  • Francesco Dibello, aged 20, who settled in America from Monopoli, Italy, in 1910
  • Fedele Dibello, aged 18, who landed in America from Pisticci, Italy, in 1912
  • Carmine DiBello, aged 20, who immigrated to the United States from Castelferte, Italy, in 1913
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Contemporary Notables of the name Dibello (post 1700) +

  • Joseph DiBello, American researcher at the New York Institute of Technology
  • Vitantonio di Bello, Italian Prof. Associato di Cardiologia
  • Rossana Di Bello (1956-2021), Italian politician, Mayor of Taranto from 2000 to 2006 on Facebook