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Venturi Early Origins



The surname Venturi was first found in southern Italy. Though some variants of the name Venturi are found in northern Italy, as well. The surname Venturi is of nickname origin, derived from a personal or physical characteristic of the first person in this family. In this case, the name Venturi comes from the Italian "bonaventura," meaning "good luck" or "good fortune."

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Venturi Spelling Variations


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Venturi Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Venturi, Venturella, Venturelli, Venturin, Venturino, Venturini, Ventura, Venturoli, Tura, Turella, Turel and many more.

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Venturi Early History


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Venturi Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Venturi research. Another 31 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1587, 1650 and 1710 are included under the topic Early Venturi History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Venturi Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Venturi Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the family was Roberto Ventura, Baron of Casanova, was appointed Chancellor to Charles I of Spain who was also Holy Roman Emperor. Also, the Ventura family, from Bari and Lecce, and originally from the city of Salerno, were one of the most important feudal families of the...

Another 110 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Venturi 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: Francisco Ventura, 35; who arrived in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1854. Six years later, in 1860; Juan Victoriano Ventura came to Puerto Rico; as did Jaime Falla Ventura in 1869. Ginlia Ventura arrived in Montreal in 1913 when she was only 7 years old, having crossed the ocean onboard the SS Italia..

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Contemporary Notables of the name Venturi (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Venturi (post 1700)



  • Daniel Venturi, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 2008
  • Robert Venturi (b. 1925), American architect
  • Rick Venturi, American football coach
  • Ken Venturi (b. 1931), American professional PGA golfer
  • Remo Venturi (b. 1927), Italian Grand Prix motorcycle road racer
  • Giovanni Battista Venturi (1746-1822), Italian physicist, eponym of Venturi effect

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
    2. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    3. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    4. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    5. Guelfi Camajani, Piero. Dizionario Araldico 1940 Reprint Arnoaldo Forni. Milan: 1978. Print.
    6. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    7. Di Crollalanza, G.B. Dizionario Storico-Blasonico Delle Famiglie Nobili e Notabili Italiane 3 volumes. Pisa. Print.
    8. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    10. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
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    The Venturi Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Venturi 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 16 October 2015 at 12:44.

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