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Multiple Origins for the Surname Mauro


Italian


The surname Mauro came from the personal name Mauro, which is itself derived from the Latin name Maurus.

Mauro Early Origins



The surname Mauro was first found in Milan (Italian: Milano, Milanese: Milan), the second-most populous city in Italy and the capital of Lombardy with Gandolfo Maurello, who moved his family to Sicily around 1205.

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Mauro Spelling Variations


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Mauro Spelling Variations



Enormous variation in spelling and form characterizes those Italian names that originated in the medieval era. This is caused by two main factors: regional tradition, and inaccuracies in the recording process. Before the last few hundred years, scribes spelled names according to their sounds. Spelling variations were the unsurprising result. The variations of Mauro include Mauro, Mauri, Maur, Maura, De Mauro, Di Mauro, Maurich, Mauric, Maurovic, Lo Mauro, Maurello, Mauricio, Maurigi, Mauruzi, Mauriello, Maurelli, Maurel, Maurino, Maurini and many more.

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Mauro Early History


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Mauro Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mauro research. Another 21 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1571 and 1871 are included under the topic Early Mauro History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mauro Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mauro Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among bearers of this family in early times was Lico Francesco Mauro, a famous mathematician during the late 15th century from Messina. Nicol Mauruzi was a very famous military Captain who was in command of the Florentine troupes and achieved the greatest victories of the 15th century. Mauro Mauri was...

Another 57 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Mauro 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



The records on immigrants and ships' passengers show a number of people bearing the name Mauro:

Mauro Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Philip Mauro, who settled in Philadelphia in 1804
  • Domenico Mauro, who arrived in Ashtabula Co. OH sometime between 1875 and 1906
  • Salvatore Mauro, who setted in Ashtabula Co. OH sometime between 1875 and 1906
  • John Mauro, aged 32, who arrived in Mobile, Ala in 1876 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Filomena Mauro, who arrived in New York, NY in 1893
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Mauro Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Agostino Mauro, aged 26, who emigrated to the United States from Andretta, in 1903
  • Alessio Mauro, aged 31, who landed in America from Torrevecchia, Italy, in 1904
  • Alfonso Mauro, aged 29, who landed in America from Sariano, Caserta, in 1909
  • Alfreso Mauro, aged 44, who emigrated to America from S. Clemento, Bascila, Italy, in 1909
  • A. Mauro, aged 16, who emigrated to the United States from Montazzoli, Italy, 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 Mauro (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mauro (post 1700)



  • Clint Mauro (b. 1986), American model, aspiring actor and writer
  • Eve Mauro (b. 1981), Italian-American actress and fashion model
  • Johnny Mauro (1910-2003), American racecar driver
  • Carmen Louis Mauro (1926-2003), American Major League Baseball outfielder
  • Garry Mauro (b. 1948), American Democratic Party politician
  • Vincent Mauro (b. 1943), retired American soccer referee
  • William J. Mauro Jr., American politician, Mayor of Marlborough, Massachusetts, 1999-2000 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Guy J. Mauro, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952, 1964 (alternate) [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Garry Mauro (b. 1948), American Democrat politician, Texas land commissioner, 1983-99; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996 (delegation chair), 2000, 2008; Candidate for Governor of Texas, 1998 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • D. J. Mauro, American politician, Representative from California 16th District, 1974 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • ... (Another 15 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  2. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  3. Di Crollalanza, G.B. Dizionario Storico-Blasonico Delle Famiglie Nobili e Notabili Italiane 3 volumes. Pisa. Print.
  4. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
  5. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
  6. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
  7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
  8. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
  9. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  10. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
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The Mauro Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mauro 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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