Early Origins of the Tomme family
The surname Tomme 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 artifacts. 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 Tomme family
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Tomme Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Tummillo, Tomisto, Tomei, Tomèo, Tomè, Tommèi, Tommè, Tomini, Tumino, Tuminèlli, Tumiòtto, Tumiàti, Tumiàtti, Tomissi, Tomizza, Tumissi, Tumizza, Tommaso, Tommasèo and many more.
Early Notables of the Tomme family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Tomme family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Tomme Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Jacob Tomme, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1738
Tomme Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Ludwig Tomme, who arrived in New York, NY in 1866
- George Tomme, who settled in Kansas in 1877