Early Origins of the Filamino family
The surname Filamino was first found in Venice
a city, state 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. Venice
was the capital of a principality which included Ceneda where the Filomeno family originated. Marco Antonio was a noble of Ceneda in 1460. 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 Filamino family
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Filamino Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Filomino, Filomarino, Filamini, Filamino and others.
Early Notables of the Filamino family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Filamino family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alfredo Filomeno, aged 17, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Bovino, Italy, in 1912; Antonio Filomeno, aged 34, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Gursi, Italy, in 1906.