HouseofNames.com

Continuing Research

Notables Added the last 12 months
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


 More

The surname Giancola was first found in Florence (Italian: Firenze), originally the capital of Tuscany, then capital of the kingdom of Italy. On the River Arno there are numerous Florentine Churches, Museums, Galleries. It dates back to 313 A.D. The history is complex and turbulent. The de' Medici family are the notables. They were expelled in 1494 but they returned in 1512, out in 1527 and then returned. 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.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Giammetta, Giammatteo, Giacomello, Giocomollo, Giomacolla, Giacometti, Giamitti, Giampaola and many more.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Giancola research. Another 191 words (14 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Giancola History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

 More

More information is included under the topic Early Giancola Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Giancola Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Achille Giancola, aged 31, who landed in America from Capestrano, in 1899

Giancola Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Andrea Giancola, aged 18, who emigrated to America from Capestrano, Italy, in 1903
  • Alfonso Giancola, aged 21, who landed in America from S. Amero, Teramo, in 1908
  • Agostino Giancola, aged 26, who emigrated to the United States from Castelpetrosa, Campobas, Italy, in 1909
  • Adelina Giancola, aged 14, who settled in America from Isernia, Italy, in 1911
  • Adelina Giancola, aged 28, who landed in America from Jsernia, Campobasso, Italy, in 1912
  • ...
 More

  • David Giancola (b. 1969), American WorldFest Houston Award winning filmmaker
  • Samantha Rae Giancola (b. 1987), also known as Sammi "Sweetheart", an American television personality, model and actress
  • Donato Giancola (b. 1967), American artist specializing in science fiction and fantasy illustration
  • Julius Giancola, American politician, Candidate in primary for Mayor of Covington, Kentucky, 1951
  • Dan Giancola (b. 1970), Canadian former CFL placekicker
  • Silvana Giancola (b. 1962), Argentine fencer at the 1984 Summer Olympics
 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Giancola Armorial History With Coat of ArmsGiancola Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Giancola Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageGiancola Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Giancola Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesGiancola Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Giancola Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainGiancola Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Giancola Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugGiancola Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Giancola Armorial History with FrameGiancola Armorial History with Frame
Giancola Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsGiancola Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

Citations



    Other References

    1. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    4. Di Crollalanza, G.B. Dizionario Storico-Blasonico Delle Famiglie Nobili e Notabili Italiane 3 volumes. Pisa. Print.
    5. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    8. Guelfi Camajani, Piero. Dizionario Araldico 1940 Reprint Arnoaldo Forni. Milan: 1978. Print.
    9. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    10. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    11. ...

    The Giancola Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Giancola 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.

    This page was last modified on 9 November 2015 at 09:42.

    Sign Up

      

    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more