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Early Origins of the Gambrell family


The surname Gambrell was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there in 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. 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 was in itself a family honor.

Early History of the Gambrell family


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Gambrell Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Gabrelli, Gabreli, Gabriele, Gabrieli, Gabrielli, Gabrielini, Gabriellini, Gabbello, Gabello, Gabriel, Gabriele, Gambrielli and many more.

Early Notables of the Gambrell family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Gambrell family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Gambrell Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Percy Gambrell, aged 21, who emigrated to America from England, in 1904

Gambrell Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Thomas Gambrell, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Thomas Harrison" in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) THOMAS HARRISON 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839ThomasHarrison.htm

Contemporary Notables of the name Gambrell (post 1700)


  • Marilyn Gambrell, American parole officer turned teacher who started the program No More Victims
  • Dorothy Gambrell, American cartoonist who writes and draws the online comic strip Cat and Girl
  • Billy Gambrell (b. 1941), former American football wide receiver in the National Football League
  • Tom Gambrell, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1924 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • David Henry Gambrell (b. 1929), American Democrat politician, U.S. Senator from Georgia, 1971-72; appointed 1971 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Bondie O. Gambrell, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • David H. Gambrell (1929-1971), Georgia attorney who represented his state in the United States Senate from 1971 through 1972

Suggested Readings for the name Gambrell


  • A Gambrell Album by Esther Gambrell Deviney.

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Citations


  1. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) THOMAS HARRISON 1839. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1839ThomasHarrison.htm
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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