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surname: zacchilli

Postby zacchilli » 12 Feb 2006, 10:10

i'm having trouble finding much information on my surname, zacchilli. i know my great grandparents were from fano (in marche). i'm especially having trouble finding what zacchilli MEANS, or where the last name came from. anyone have any ideas?

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Postby suanj » 12 Feb 2006, 12:23

Zacchilli is a surname that coming from Giacomo first name in dialect of north Italy; infact Giacomo in dialect is Zacomo; from this first name that become surname, many italian surnames was originated:
Giacomi, Giacobo, Giacopo, Giacobbi, Iacomo, Iacomi, Iacobo, Iacopo o ancora Iacovo, Iavoco; and after, as shorth shape: Giaco, Giachi, Giacco, Giacchi, Iaco, Iachi, Iaci, Zacco, Zacchi, (Giacchetti or Zacchetti or Zacchilli).
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Re: surname: zacchilli

Postby ricbru » 12 Feb 2006, 15:18

zacchilli wrote:i'm having trouble finding much information on my surname, zacchilli. i know my great grandparents were from fano (in marche). i'm especially having trouble finding what zacchilli MEANS, or w
here the last name came from. anyone have any ideas?


Hello,
here there are the Zacchilli arriving to Ellis Island, only one from Fano

http://stevemorse.org/goulnik/match1.ph ... &dwpdone=1

bye Riccardo :lol:


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