Early Origins of the Stellino family
The surname Stellino was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna
Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there for 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. 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 was in itself a family honor.
Early History of the Stellino family
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Stellino Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Stella, Stelli, Stellini, Stellino, Stellin, Stelloni, Stellon, Stellacci, Stellano, Stellari, Stellati and many more.
Early Notables of the Stellino family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Stellino family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Valentino Stella, John Stella and Nicola Stella, who was naturalized in Indiana between the years 1892-1906; Joseph Stellato, who came to Seneca Falls New York between the years 1884 and 1905.
Contemporary Notables of the name Stellino (post 1700)
- Nick Stellino (b. 1958), Italian-born, American television chef and author