Early Origins of the Facini family
The surname Facini was first found in Venice
(Italian: Venezia), and seaport occupying one of the most remarkable sites of the world. Centralizing on the Grand Canal the history of the city can be traced through the different styles of architecture Byzantine, Gothic, early Renaissance
and late Renaissance
. It is rich in ancient palaces, churches, libraries, galleries, monuments, statues, treasures and artifacts. Its history is abundant in politics, art, religion, scholarship and conflict. The ducal palace was commenced in 1309. 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.
Early History of the Facini family
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Facini Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Faison, Fassone, Fazio, Fassiolo, Fassini, Faccini, Fasone, Facini, Faisone and many more.
Early Notables of the Facini family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Facini family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Benheinich Fason, who came to Georgia in 1735; and Joseph Fasone, who settled in New York sometime between 1884 and 1915.