Early Origins of the Privitera family
The surname Privitera was first found in Treviso. anciently Tarvisium, a town in Venetia, capital of the province of Treviso. The cathedral of San Pietro is notable and dates back to 1141. It is classical style with seven domes with works by many notable painters and sculptors. The Piazza dei Signori has many palaces. In the 6th century this town was a seat of a Lombard duke. Charlemagne
held it. Later it was Venetian. 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 Privitera family
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Privitera Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Preti, Prete, Previ, Preve, Previte, Proviteri, Prevedello, Prevedel, Previtali, Prevati, Previati, Pretti, Pretty and many more.
Early Notables of the Privitera family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Privitera family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Privitera Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Frank Privitera, who settled in New York in 1906
- Alfio Privitera, aged 39, who landed in America from S Agata, Italy, in 1907
- Antonino Privitera, aged 32, who emigrated to the United States from Collesano, Sicily, in 1910
- Antonio Privitera, aged 48, who emigrated to the United States from Randazzo, Sicily, in 1910
- Calogero Privitera, aged 27, who emigrated to America from Pietraperzia, Italy, in 1911
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