The surname Quinte came from the name the word "quinto," from the Latin quintus, means "fifth. " The surname is of local
origin, derived from one of the many places named Quinto in northern Italy.
Early Origins of the Quinte family
The surname Quinte was first found in the city of Rome, as early as the year 35 A.D. with Marcus Fabius Quintilianus, a rhetorician famous for his 12-book rhetoric.
Early History of the Quinte family
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Quinte Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Quinto, Quinti, Quinzio, Quinzo, Quintarelli, Quintino, Quintini, Quintano, Quintieri, Quintavalle, Quinterro, Quintana and many more.
Early Notables of the Quinte family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Quinte family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Quinterro, who came to Philadelphia in 1825; G. Quinto, age 27, who arrived in New York on May. 4, 1886, aboard the "Australia"; Antonio Quinto, age 22, who arrived in America on Dec. 20, 1887, aboard the ".