Early Origins of the Scarso family
The surname Scarso was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna
Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there for 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. 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 was in itself a family honor.
Early History of the Scarso family
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Scarso Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Scarcella, Scarzella, Scarsello, Scarcelli, Scarzelli, Scarsa, Scarsi, Scarso and many more.
Early Notables of the Scarso family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Scarso family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Edgar Scarce, who came to New York, NY in 1822; and Diana Scarce, who settled in New York, NY in 1822.
Contemporary Notables of the name Scarso (post 1700)
- Jorge Scarso O.F.M. Cap. (1916-2015), Italian-born Brazilian bishop of the Roman Catholic Church