wmatt wrote:Suanj and Peter,
I wiil go to the google. Thank you very much.
Mattiello and Capolupo are my father`s ancestors.
Benetton and Vizianelli ( both from Treviso/ Veneto)are my motherÂ´s ancestors. If you could, please send me the significance for these names too.
My purposes are only historical. I want to write my family tree.
Hi Wilson: you sure Vizianelli surname? in Italy are only VIZIANELLO surname small presence in Veneto area..
Benetton: the etimo name Benetton coming from latin verb benedicere deriving from name good augury, blessed person from God .
The name is diffused, becoming then surname, for the great notoriety of Saint Benedict (San Benedetto)and also for spread in all Europe of Benedictines, and the follows of Saint. More Benetton, and some surname origin, appeared also these other surnames: Benedetto, Benedetti, Di Benedetto, De Benedetti, Benedettini, De Benedictis, Benditto, and quite Venditti or Venditto... are 1 record for Benetton emigrated in Brasil: