The surname Fellin was first found in the district of Toscana, originally Cascina, in the small town of Latignano. They received a diploma of nobility from the Grand Duke Leopoldo II.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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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Achille Fellini, aged 57, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Carniglia, Italy, in 1920; Agostino Fellini, aged 28, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Geleno, Italy, in 1923.