Early Origins of the Scovolo family
The surname Scovolo was first found in Bergamo in Lombardy
, capital of the province of Bergamo, home to the Romanesque church of S.Maria Maggiore that is filled with fine art. The Piazza Garibaldi has notable architecture. From 1264 it was under Milan, but in 1428 it became Venetian. 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, at the beginning of recorded history, was of itself a great distinction and indicative of noble ancestry.
Early History of the Scovolo family
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Scovolo Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Scavo, Scavi, Scovi, Scovo, Scovolo, Scovedo and others.
Early Notables of the Scovolo family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Scovolo family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alfonso Scavo, aged 29, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Strongoli, Italy, in 1912; Angela Scavo, aged 27, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Carlopoti, in 1899.