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Origins Available: Italian, Portuguese
Where did the Portuguese Ferroni family come from? What is the Portuguese Ferroni family crest and coat of arms? When did the Ferroni family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Ferroni family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ferrara, Ferrera, Ferrari, Ferraro, Ferreri, Ferreria, Ferrer, Ferrera, Ferrero, Ferreira, Herrera, Ferrarius, Ferriere, Ferrieres, Ferrea, Ferrarese, Ferraresi, Farreras, Farrera, Farreres, Ferri, Fierro, Hiero, Fer, Ferretti, Ferrettini, Ferretto, Ferrettino, Ferrin, Ferrini, Ferrino, Ferrucci, Ferruzzi, Ferrulli, Ferrotti, Ferroli, Ferroni, Ferron, Ferrone and many more.
First found in Portugal, where the surname Ferroni was most likely used initially as an occupational name for a blacksmith. Such a heritage is demonstrated by the coat of arms of one branch of this family that features fourteen iron cauldrons and the crest of another branch that features an ostrich with a horseshoe in its beak.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ferroni research. Another 271 words (19 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Ferroni History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 93 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Ferroni Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Ferroni Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Ferroni Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ferroni 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.
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