Early Origins of the Sorbera family
The surname Sorbera was first found in Sicily
(Italian: Sicilia), the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea where they held a family seat
from ancient times with lands and estates. 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 Sorbera family
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Sorbera Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Sorbelloni, Sorba, Sorbi, Sorbo, Sorbera, Serbelloni, Serbera, Serba and many more.
Early Notables of the Sorbera family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Sorbera family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: E. Sorbi, who arrived in New York, NY in 1821; A. Sorba, who arrived in San Francisco in 1861; and Michele Sorbo, who arrived in Ashtabula Co., OH sometime between 1875 and 1906..