The surname Scola was first found in Florence (Italian: Firenze), originally the capital of
, then capital of the kingdom of Italy. On the River Arno there are numerous Florentine Churches, Museums, Galleries. It dates back to 313 A.D. The history is complex and turbulent.
Paulino (or Paolo) Scolari, (1130-1191) was the birth name of Pope Clement III who reigned from 19 December 1187 to his death. Filippo Buondelmonti degli Scolari (1369-1426), known as Pippo Spano, was born the son of a destitute Florentine nobleman. He is first mentioned in Hungary around 1382 and rose to become an Italian magnate, general, strategist and confidant of King Sigismund of Hungary.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Scolari, who came to New York, NY in 1835; and Giobani Scolari, who came to New York in 1835.