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Riccio Early Origins



The surname Riccio was first found in various parts of Italy including early references in Emilia-Romagna, Venice, Bologna as well as in Lombardy and Tuscany. This name comes from the Italian word "ricco" meaning "curly." The name most likely referred to someone with curly hair.

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Riccio Spelling Variations


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Riccio Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rizzo, Ricci, Rizzi, Riccio, Rizza, Risso, Lo Riccio, Lo Rizzo, Lorizzo, La Riccia, La Rizza and many more.

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Riccio Early History


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Riccio Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Riccio research. Another 25 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1255, 1542, 1605, 1576, 1470, 1532, 1516, 1567, 1606, 1675, 1580, 1619, 1682, 1654, 1715, 1676, 1730, 1659, 1734, 1552 and 1610 are included under the topic Early Riccio History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Riccio Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Riccio Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the family was Felice Riccio (1542-1605), an Italian painter of the late- Renaissance period; Antonello Riccio (active 1576), an Italian painter of the Renaissance period; Andrea Riccio ( c. 1470-1532) born Andrea Briosco, an Italian sculptor and occasional architect; Domenico Riccio (also known as Domenico Brusasorci (1516-1567), an Italian...

Another 86 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Riccio Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Riccio Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Alfonso Riccio, aged 47, who emigrated to the United States, in 1892
  • A. Riccio, aged 31, who landed in America from Italy, in 1893
  • Mattea Riccio, 31, who arrived in New York in 1896

Riccio Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Andrea Riccio, aged 23, who landed in America from Napoli, Italy, in 1906
  • Alberto Riccio, aged 25, who landed in America from Naples, Naples, Italy, in 1907
  • Agostino Riccio, aged 30, who landed in America from Cardito, Italy, in 1910
  • Agostino Riccio, aged 38, who settled in America from Sessa Aurcinca, Italy, in 1910
  • Adelina Riccio, aged 12, who landed in America from Palermo, Palermo, Italy, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Riccio (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Riccio (post 1700)



  • Thomas P. Riccio, American multimedia artist and academic
  • Dennis Riccio, the eighth head football coach for the Frostburg State University Bobcats
  • Vincent Riccio (b. 1920), American politician, Member of New York State Assembly 51st District, 1969-74
  • Luigi Riccio (b. 1977), Italian association footballer
  • Eros Riccio (b. 1977), Italian International Correspondence Chess Grandmaster

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    2. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    3. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
    6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    7. Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Rome Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 56 volumesr. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    11. ...

    The Riccio Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Riccio Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 19 November 2015 at 08:58.

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