nickname for someone "pig-like" in some manner, or perhaps as an occupational name for someone who worked with pigs.
Early Origins of the Porcini family
Early History of the Porcini family
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Porcini Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Porcello, Porcelli, Porcellino, Porcellina, Porci and others.
Early Notables of the Porcini family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family was Porcello di Arrigo, an army captain in Pisa in 1351. Nicolo Porcia was Senator of Rome a century later. Giacomo Porco was Bishop of Patti, and became Archbishop of Messina in 1449. A member of the Porcello family was the mayor of Cagli in...
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Migration of the Porcini family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Louis Porcella, age 16, who arrived in America en route to Chicago on Aug. 25, 1880, aboard the "France"; Michela Porcella, age 39, who arrived in America on Dec. 21, 1883, aboard the ".
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