Origins Available: Italian
Early Origins of the Rosato family
The surname Rosato was first found in Italy, where bearers of Rosato were found since the Middle Ages in many areas of Italy, including Venetia, Emilia and the south. The spelling variations
on the name which end in "o" are mostly from the south, whereas those that end in "i" are mostly from the north. The name Rosato, like many Italian surnames began as a personal name
long before it was adopted as a surname; the name means "rose."
Early History of the Rosato family
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Rosato Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Rosa, De Rosa, Rosas, Rosi, Di Rosa, La Rosa, Larosa, Roselli, Rosellini, Rosiello, Rosetti, Rosettini, Rosettin, Rosina, Rosini, Rosin, Rosita, Rosoni, Rosone, Roson, Rosani, Rosano, Rosan, Rosanelli, Rosatto and many more.
Early Notables of the Rosato family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Rosato family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Giovanni Di Rosa and Pitata Rosa, who both arrived in New York January 7; 1881 aboard the SS Vincenzo Florio from Palermo, as well as Angleo DeRosa, who sailed on the Orsola, arriving in New York March 8.
Contemporary Notables of the name Rosato (post 1700)
- Tony Rosato (1954-2017), Italian-born, Canadian comedian, actor and voice actor, one of only three performers to be cast members on both Saturday Night Live and SCTV