Early Origins of the Bottèri family
The surname Bottèri was first found in Lucca, a city and comune in Tuscany
, capital of the province of Lucca and where Bascilican type churches abound. The history commences in 218 B.C., and passed through many hands in the intervening centuries. Many notable scholars and prelates lived here. The cathedral of St Martin was begun in 1060 by Bishop Anselm, later Pope Alexander II. It has many museums and galleries. 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. This distinguished originates from Pieve di Mulazzo as was written in the war records in the year 1500.
Early History of the Bottèri family
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Bottèri Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bottini, Botini, Botti, Bottài, Bottari, Bottaro, Bottèro, Bottèri, Bottèr, Bottinni, Bottìn, Bottaèlli and many more.
Early Notables of the Bottèri family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bottèri family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Ada Bottari, aged 9, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Vasto, Italy, in 1923; Angela Bottari, aged 5, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Vasto, Italy, in 1920.