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The surname Sorbi 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Sorbelloni, Sorba, Sorbi, Sorbo, Sorbera, Serbelloni, Serbera, Serba and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sorbi research. Another 219 words (16 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Sorbi History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Sorbi Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Sorbi Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Sorbi Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sorbi Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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