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Re: Defino Family from Italy
Posted by: David DeFino Date: July 18, 2000 at 19:46:01
In Reply to: Re: Defino Family from Italy by Maria Defino Whitsett of 29

My Grandfather came from Bari Italy, and my grandmother came from Grumo Italy. I had always heard that their name was Difino and when they imigrated it was changed to DeFino by an imigration guy. When I reaserched the name, the information I got was that it most likely means "decendent of Serafino" (An Italian Night in the middle ages.


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