Venice, one of the oldest and most beautiful regions of Italy, is the esteemed birthplace of numerous prominent families, and of a family that bears the surname Panozzo. Although people were originally known only by a single name, it became necessary for them to adopt a second name to identify themselves, as populations grew and travel became more frequent. The process of adopting fixed hereditary surnames was not complete until the modern era, but the use of hereditary family names in Italy began in the 10th and 11th centuries. Panozzo was a surname derived from an occupation. Occupational surnames, which are less common than other types of surnames in Italy, date back to the feudal era. The surname Panozzo is an occupational name for a a baker, or someone who sold bread having been derived from the Italian word "pane," which means "bread" and from the Latin "panis," with the root of the meaning being derived from the verb "to feed or nourish."
Early Origins of the Panozzo family
Emilia-Romagna Region. Earliest records are found with the famous and powerful Panico family, with Count Alberto in 1068.
Panozzo Spelling Variations
spelling variations of Panozzo are Pane, Pani, Lo Pane, Lopane, Panelli, Panello, Panella, Panetti, Panetta, Panozzo, Panacci, Paniccia, Panizza, Pannain, Panormo, Pandone, Panizzi, Paniza, Panizzoni, Panini, Pannini, Panici, Panico and many more.
Early Notables of the Panozzo family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Panozzo family to the New World and Oceana
An inquiry into the early roots of North American families reveals a number of immigrants bearing the name Panozzo or a variant listed above: Filomena Panni, of Saccurelle, who arrived in New York on September 13, 1892, aboard the Neustria; Domenico Pannicelli, who arrived in America on March 22, 1883.
Contemporary Notables of the name Panozzo (post 1700)
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