Early Origins of the Pavese family
The surname Pavese was first found in Piedmont
(Italian: Piemonte, Piedmontese and Occitan: Piemont), a territorial division of northern Italy at the foot of the Alps consisting of the provinces of Alessandria, Cuneo, Novara and Turin. Later Aosta and Vercelli were added and still later, Asti. History is related back to 49 B.C. The house of Savoy rose in 1000 A.D. 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.
Early History of the Pavese family
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Pavese Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Pavia, Pavesi, Pavesio, Pavese, Paiva, Pavio, Pavesa and many more.
Early Notables of the Pavese family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Pavese family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jacome Paiva, who settled in Paraguay in 1564; Santiago Pavio, who settled in Puerto Rico in 1816; Facina Pavia, who came to New Orleans in 1829; F. Pavia, who arrived in New Orleans in 1835.
Contemporary Notables of the name Pavese (post 1700)
- James Peter Pavese (b. 1962), American retired professional NHL ice hockey player who played 328 games
- Nino Pavese (1904-1979), Italian film actor who appeared in 49 films between 1936 and 1973
- Luigi Pavese (1897-1969), Italian film actor who appeared in 173 films between 1916 and 1970
- Cesare Pavese (1908-1950), Italian poet, novelist, literary critic and translator