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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cannistraro


Canestrari has a stock in the Verona area, one in Fano, Pesaro, Piagge and Mondolfo in the Pesaro area, and one in Rome and Allumiere (RM), Canestraro has a stock in Carmignano di Brenta (PD) and one in Broccostella and Fontechiari in the Frusinate area, Canestri has a stock in Alessandria and in the Alessandria area and one in Rome in Rome, Marino and Grottaferrata, Canestrini has a very small Trentino stock and one more consistent in Bagno di Romagna, Forlì and Meldola in the Forlì area, Canestrino, absolutely rare, has a stock of Naples and the Neapolitan and one in Cosenza and Cosenza, Canestro has a small Piedmontese stock and one between Viterbo and Roman, Canistraro should be derived from errors of transcription of the previous one, like the almost unique presence of Cannestraro from Lazio, which is probably also it is due to a transcription error of the previous one, while the Sicilian error to Floridia (SR) is probably due to a transcription modification of the surname Cannistraro which has a stock in Palermo, a or in Floridia (SR) and one in Aragona and Cattolica Eraclea in the Agrigento, Canistrà, almost unique, is due to errors of transcription of Cannistrà, which has a stock in Catanzaro and province and one in the Messina, in Monforte San Giorgio, Messina, Torregrotta, Milazzo and Lipari, all these surnames should derive from the job of basket maker carried out by the progenitor and his family.

Bibliographic source' "L'origine dei cognomi Italianim storia ed etimologia" di E. Rossoni disponibile online su: https://archive.org/

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