Origins Available: Italian
Early Origins of the Salvadori family
The surname Salvadori was first found in Venetia, but instances of this surname can be found almost everywhere in Italy. The Salvador spelling variation in particular is known to originate in Venetia. The variations of the name which end in "i" are from the northern part of Italy, while those that end in "o" are from the south. The name Salvadori, like many surnames originated as a personal name
. It comes from the Latin word "salvator," meaning "saviour," in reference to Christ.
Early History of the Salvadori family
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Salvadori Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Salvatori, Salvatore, Salvator, Salvadori, Salvadore and many more.
Early Notables of the Salvadori family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Salvadori family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mormino Salvatore, who arrived in Texas in 1850 with Ruello Salvatore, and Longo Salvatore, who arrived in Alabama in 1918.
Contemporary Notables of the name Salvadori (post 1700)
- Mario Salvadori, American engineer and recipient of the Founders Award for lifetime engineering achievement