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The Maniscalco name is derived from the word "maniscalco," meaning "marshall," from medieval Latin mariscalcus, marescalcus; as such it was likely an occupational name.

Maniscalco Early Origins



The surname Maniscalco was first found in Bergamo in Lombardy, capital of the province of Bergamo, home to the Romanesque church of S.Maria Maggiore that is filled with fine art. The Piazza Garibaldi has notable architecture. From 1264 it was under Milan, but in 1428 it became Venetian. 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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Maniscalco Spelling Variations


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Maniscalco Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Miniscalchi, Maniscalchi, Manicucci, Manniscucci, Minicucci and many more.

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Maniscalco Early History


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Maniscalco Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Maniscalco research. Another 349 words (25 lines of text) covering the years 1418, 1425, 1819 and 1829 are included under the topic Early Maniscalco History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Maniscalco Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Maniscalco Early Notables (pre 1700)



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

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Maniscalco Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antonino Maniscalco, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States from Roccamena, in 1897
  • Antonio Maniscalco, aged 15, who emigrated to America, in 1897
  • Benedetto Maniscalco, aged 15, who emigrated to the United States from Burgio, in 1899

Maniscalco Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Antonino Maniscalco, aged 47, who landed in America from Villavranca Licula, in 1902
  • Alberto Maniscalco, aged 18, who emigrated to America from Sciacca, in 1903
  • Accursio Maniscalco, aged 44, who settled in America from Sciacco, in 1906
  • Antonino Maniscalco, aged 35, who settled in America from Alessandria Rocca, Sicily, in 1908
  • Agata Maniscalco, aged 11, who emigrated to the United States from Palermo, Sicily, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Maniscalco (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Maniscalco (post 1700)



  • Sebastian Maniscalco, American stand-up comedian
  • Anthony C. Maniscalco, American politician, Candidate for Mayor of Gurnee, Illinois, 2009 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Albert V. Maniscalco (1908-1998), American Democrat politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Richmond County 2nd District, 1939-42; Borough President of Richmond, New York, 1955-65 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Fabio Maniscalco (1965-2008), Italian archaeologist

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. 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).
  2. Di Crollalanza, G.B. Dizionario Storico-Blasonico Delle Famiglie Nobili e Notabili Italiane 3 volumes. Pisa. Print.
  3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  4. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
  5. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
  6. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
  7. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
  8. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. 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. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
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The Maniscalco Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Maniscalco 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 15 May 2017 at 01:52.

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