Rissesco wrote:I'm looking for information on the last name "Rissesco". The only thing I really know is that there is a connection to the city of Venice. If anyone might know any information it would be appreciated.
Rissesco not exist in Italy.. in Venezia area sure in the past was present: Rizzo, Rizzotto, Rizzati, Rizzardo, Rosso, Erizzi, Rizzieri, Rossato, Rossetti, Rossi etc..... currently exist similar Rosasco in Genova area only... send more info about this person with surname mistaken ...please... -------suanj
The only thing that I can guess is that the current spelling is a "Canadianized" spelling of this last name as I understand that my grandfather landed in Canada and an immigration official spelled the name as closely to how he was saying it as they could.