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Venturini Early Origins



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

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Venturini Spelling Variations


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Venturini 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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Venturini Early History


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Venturini Early History



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

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Venturini Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Venturini 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 Venturini 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 Venturini (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Venturini (post 1700)



  • Mark Venturini (1961-1996), American actor
  • Tisha Venturini, American soccer player
  • Giovanni Francesco Venturini (1650-1710), Italian painter
  • Aurora Venturini (1922-2015), Argentine novelist, short story writer, poet, translator and essayist
  • Serge Venturini (b. 1955), French poet

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Rome Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 56 volumesr. Print.
    2. Bascapè, Giacomo and Marcello del Piazzo. Insegne e Simboli Araldica pubblica e privata medievale e moderna. Rome: 1983. Print.
    3. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    4. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
    5. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    6. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    7. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    9. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
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    The Venturini Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Venturini 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 November 2015 at 16:00.

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