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Evangelista Early Origins



The surname Evangelista was first found in Verona, a city in Venetia Italy, capital of the province of Verona. This ancient city was the chief town of the Cenomani, a Gaulish tribe and became a Latin town in 89 B. C. It became part of Lombardy(568,) Frankish, Bartolmeo ruled and died in 1304. It is said to be the home of Romeo and Juliet. The city is rich in churches, museums, galleries, paintings, sculptures, statues and monuments. The cathedral was consecrated in 1187. The Evangalisti family find their roots in the Casa dei Mercanti in 1447. Their early activities showed them as noble advisors to the city administration and in 1502 they are mentioned as nobile Consiglio. in 1527 the are merchant providers for the city. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time, at the beginning of recorded history, was of itself a great distinction and indicative of noble ancestry.

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Evangelista Spelling Variations


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Evangelista Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Evangelisti, Evangelisto, Evangelista and others.

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Evangelista Early History


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Evangelista Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Evangelista research. Another 345 words (25 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Evangelista History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Evangelista Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Evangelista Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Evangelista Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Alessandro Evangelista, aged 30, who landed in America from Aquino, in 1905
  • Adelaide Evangelista, aged 32, who settled in America from Marigliano, in 1906
  • Anatolio Evangelista, aged 19, who emigrated to the United States from Roccadimezzo, in 1906
  • Anna Evangelista, aged 15, who settled in America from Vallata, in 1906
  • Caterina Evangelista, aged 21, who landed in America from Patti, Italy, in 1907
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Evangelista (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Evangelista (post 1700)



  • Daniella Evangelista (b. 1982), Canadian actress and model
  • Juan Evangelista (1929-1980), first Puerto Rican to win an Olympic medal
  • Alfredo E. Evangelista (1926-2008), Filipino archeologist
  • Frankie Evangelista (1934-2004), Filipino radio and television broadcaster of ABS-CBN since 1953
  • Linda Evangelista (b. 1965), best known as the supermodel's supermodel of the early 1990s

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    2. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
    3. Guelfi Camajani, Piero. Dizionario Araldico 1940 Reprint Arnoaldo Forni. Milan: 1978. Print.
    4. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    5. Bascapè, Giacomo and Marcello del Piazzo. Insegne e Simboli Araldica pubblica e privata medievale e moderna. Rome: 1983. Print.
    6. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    7. Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Rome Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 56 volumesr. Print.
    8. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Di Crollalanza, G.B. Dizionario Storico-Blasonico Delle Famiglie Nobili e Notabili Italiane 3 volumes. Pisa. Print.
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    The Evangelista Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Evangelista Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 11 December 2015 at 03:15.

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