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Toffolo Early Origins



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.

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Toffolo Spelling Variations


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Toffolo Spelling Variations



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.

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Toffolo Early History


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Toffolo Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Toffolo research. Another 273 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1550, 1597, 1605, and 1649 are included under the topic Early Toffolo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Toffolo Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Toffolo Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Toffolo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



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
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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

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Contemporary Notables of the name Toffolo (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Toffolo (post 1700)



  • Lino Toffolo (1934-2016), Italian actor, singer-songwriter, author and television presenter

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Di Crollalanza, Goffredo. Enciclopedia araldico cavalleresca Prontuario nobiliare. Pisa: Presso La Direzione Del Giorale Araldica , 1878. Print.
    2. Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Rome Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 56 volumesr. Print.
    3. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
    4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    6. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Guelfi Camajani, Piero. Dizionario Araldico 1940 Reprint Arnoaldo Forni. Milan: 1978. Print.
    8. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
    9. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    10. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
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    The Toffolo Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Toffolo 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.

    This page was last modified on 30 May 2016 at 15:11.

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