Ancient and noble Italian family, originally from Emilia-Romagna region, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. Tradition has it that its progenitor was an Abundius, a 12th-century citizen of Bologna. This illustrious lineage, known over time as both Bondi and Bonde, was counted both among the nobles of Bologna and among the patricians of the city of Forlì. It should be noted that the original form of a surname did not always remain intact over the centuries with its primitive spelling. Often due to incorrect transcriptions, dialectal transformations according to the regions where the lineage gradually moved, the incomprehensible handwriting of the scribes, etc., there were changes in phonetics and handwriting. Anyway, throughout the ages, this family has always stood out thanks to the excellence of its representatives, leading figures in public, professional and cultural life. From our archive: Matteo, archdeacon of Santa Croce in ...
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