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Valentino Early Origins



The surname Valentino was first found in Vicenza, anciently known as Vicetia, a town in Venetia, capital of the province of Vicenza. It was conquered by the Venetians in 1405. It has many beautiful palaces and churches, galleries and museums. The cathedral is Gothi c. The original church SS.Felice e Fortunato was built in 975 but has been much altered. It is notable for its development painters, architects, sculptors and scholars. Natives were Trissino, Palladio, Pigafetta, Fogazzaro, Mantegna, Montagna, Speranza, Scamozzi and Buoncosiglio. 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. The name is first mentioned in the year 1200 in Vicenza.

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Valentino Spelling Variations


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Valentino Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Valenti, Vajenti, Vaienti, Valent, Valente, Valentic, Valentich, Valentin, Valentineli, Valentuzzi and many more.

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Valentino Early History


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Valentino Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Valentino research. Another 365 words (26 lines of text) covering the year 1820 is included under the topic Early Valentino History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Valentino Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Valentino Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Valentino 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 or some of its variants were: Anna Valente, who came to New York city in 1895; Gundenzio Valenti, who arrived in California in 1893; Abigall Valentia, who arrived in Jamaica 1744, as well as Joseph Valenti, who came to Seneca Falls, New York some time between 1884-1915..

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Contemporary Notables of the name Valentino (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Valentino (post 1700)



  • Johnnie Valentino (b. 1957), American composer /guitarist and sound designer
  • Patrick Valentino (b. 1982), American composer, conductor and musician
  • Rob Valentino (b. 1985), American soccer player
  • Sal Valentino (b. 1942), American rock musician, singer and songwriter
  • Jim Valentino, American writer, penciler, editor and publisher of comic books
  • Linda Rae Valentino, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972
  • Linda Valentino, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 2008
  • Joseph D. Valentino, American Democrat politician, Justice of New York Supreme Court 7th District; Elected 2001
  • E. A. Valentino, American politician, Mayor of El Cerrito, California, 1955
  • Val Valentino (b. 1956), American magician, illusionist, and actor, uses the stage name the Masked Magician
  • ... (Another 4 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Valentino Historic Events


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Valentino Historic Events




Pan Am Flight 103 (Lockerbie)

  • Barry Joseph Valentino (1960-1988), American Exhibit Designer from San Francisco, California, America, who flew aboard the Pan Am Flight 103 from Frankfurt to Detroit, known as the Lockerbie bombing in 1988 and died

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Rome Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 56 volumesr. Print.
    3. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    4. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
    5. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    9. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    11. ...

    The Valentino Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Valentino 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 15 February 2016 at 04:48.

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