Early Origins of the Palissano family
The surname Palissano was first found in Sicily
(Italian: Sicilia), the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, at Giuliano. 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. The name was originally Palici, then Palizzi, and was originally of Genoa in 1296.
Early History of the Palissano family
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Palissano Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Pallizzola, Palizzolo, Palici, Palizzini, Palisano, Palissano, Pallisano and many more.
Early Notables of the Palissano family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Palissano family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Bartolomea Palisano, aged 31, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Monte L. Giuliano, Sicily
, in 1915; Filippo Palisano, aged 2, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Callarritoro, Palermo, in 1912.