Silvio History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Silvio family
The surname Silvio was first found in Genoa (Italian: Genova), a port on the Gulf of Genoa, capital of the province of Genoa. 4th century B.C it was occupied by the Greeks, destroyed by the Carthaginians in 209 B.C and restored by Rome who made it their headquarters. They survived the Lombard and Carolingan intrusions. Were well known for their naval prowess. Shipbuilding flourished in this natural sea port. Much migration took place to South America pre WWII. 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 Silvio family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Silvio research. Another 108 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1472, 1475, 1814, 1700, 1576, 1628, 1605 and 1685 are included under the topic Early Silvio History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Silvio Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Salvi, Salvio, Salvia, Salvetti, Salvini, Salvinelli, Salvioli, Salvucci, Salvioni, Salvato, Salviato, Salvia and many more.
Early Notables of the Silvio family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Silvio family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Licenciado Salvatierra, who came to New Spain in 1565; Juan Salvi, who came to Puerto Rico in 1837; Jens Jensen Salvi, who settled in New York, NY in 1852.
Contemporary Notables of the name Silvio (post 1700) +
- Silvio Palmieri (1957-2018), Canadian composer from LaSalle, Quebec
- Silvio Ceccato (1914-1997), Italian philosopher and linguist
- Silvio Fogel (1949-2016), Argentine football player
- Silvio Scaglia (b. 1958), Italian telecom entrepreneur
- Silvio Kuhnert (b. 1969), German singer of popular folk music and a music producer
- Silvio Gesell (1862-1930), German merchant, theoretical economist, social activist, anarchist and founder of Freiwirtschaft
- Silvio Horta (b. 1974), American writer and producer
- Silvio Foschini (b. 1963), former Australian rules footballer
- Silvio Bankert (b. 1985), German footballer
- Silvio Schröter (b. 1979), German former footballer
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