Early Origins of the Toffolo family
The surname Toffolo was first found in Venice
(Italian: Venezia), and seaport occupying one of the most remarkable sites of the world. Centralizing on the Grand Canal the history of the city can be traced through the different styles of architecture Byzantine, Gothic, early Renaissance
and late Renaissance
. It is rich in ancient palaces, churches, libraries, galleries, monuments, statues, treasures and artifact. Its history is abundant in politics, art, religion, scholarship and conflict. The ducal palace was commenced in 1309. 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 Toffolo family
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Toffolo Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Tofano, Tofani, Toffano, Toffani, Toffalo, Toffali, Toffalo, Toffolo, Toffli, Tofful, Foffano, Foffani, Tofanelli, Tofanini, Tofanari, Toffanello, Toffanini, Toffanin, Toffoletti, Toffolet, Toffetti, Toffolini, Toffoloni, Toffolon, Toffoloni, Toffolato, Toffolatti, Toffano and many more.
Early Notables of the Toffolo family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Toffolo family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Toffolo Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Drazio Toffolo, aged 18, who landed in America from S. Martino, Italy, in 1907
- Antonio Toffolo, aged 16, who emigrated to the United States from Pavegliano, Italy, in 1910
- Luigi Toffolo, aged 36, who emigrated to the United States from Arba, Italy, in 1910
- Marcellina Toffolo, aged 10, who landed in America from Fanna, Italy, in 1913
- Mario Toffolo, aged 25, who emigrated to America from S. Martino, Italy, in 1913
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Toffolo Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century
- Ovidio Toffolo, aged 7, who settled in Trail B.C., Canada, in 1922
- Pia Toffolo, aged 31, who emigrated to Trail B.C., Canada, in 1922
- Remo Toffolo, aged 5, who settled in Trail B.C., Canada, in 1922
Contemporary Notables of the name Toffolo (post 1700)
- Lino Toffolo (1934-2016), Italian actor, singer-songwriter, author and television presenter