History of the Falzone

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History of the Falzone

Postby rosaphillips » 20 Jul 2014, 05:43

Is there any information I can find on the surname Falzone. What it means? Where did the settle in the united states etc.

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Re: History of the Falzone

Postby erudita74 » 20 Jul 2014, 15:26

The surname is, according to Prof Joseph G Fucilla, in his book Our Italian Surnames, derived from the dialectal name of a farm instrument-or hand held agricultural tool-falzon-which is a large scythe or sickle-used for harvesting grains or reaping crops

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