Nordine History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Nordine surname was a patronymic name, created from the personal name Nardo, which was in turn, a shortened form of Bernardo.
Early Origins of the Nordine family
The surname Nordine was first found in the Kingdom of Naples, formerly Napoli or Neapolis, in southern Italy. There is also a city of Nardò in the province of Lecce, that dates from the Baroque era. Belisario Acquaviva, a nobleman and writer from the Kingdom of Naples became the first Duke of Nardo (Duca di Nardò) in the 15th century.
Early History of the Nordine family
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Nordine Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Di Nardi, Di Nardo, Nardo, Nardone, Nardini, Nardi, Nardis, Nordi, Nordine, Nardino and many more.
Early Notables of the Nordine family (pre 1700)
By the end of the 15th century, southern Italy was known as the Kingdom of Naples, ruled by the house of Aragon. By the early eighteenth century, the Austrians had gained much of the region, under the rule of the Austrian emperor Kales VI. However, in 1734, Spaniard Don Carlos defeated the Austrians, and the region came under Spanish rule once more. In 1799, the French invaded Naples and in 1806, Napoleon's brother Joseph was made king, but this...
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Migration of the Nordine family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Antonio Nardone, age 27, who arrived in America on Mar. 16, 1882, aboard the "Olympia"; Noe Dinardi, age 20, and Rocco Dinardi, age 35, who arrived at New York on Dec. 20, 1882, aboard the ".
Contemporary Notables of the name Nordine (post 1700) +
- Ken Nordine (1920-2019), American voice-over and recording artist, best known for his series of word jazz albums
- Thomas A. Nordine, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1960 
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