Caloggera Di Mino

Brief Life History of Caloggera

When Caloggera Di Mino was born on 7 December 1856, in Sciacca, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy, her father, Michele Di Mino Cirrotto, was 35 and her mother, Maria Antonia Geraldi, was 28.

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Michele Di Mino Cirrotto
Maria Antonia Geraldi
Accursio Di Mino
Francesco di Mino
Caloggera Di Mino
Giacoma di Mino
Giuseppe Dimino

Sources (3)

  • Calogera Dimino, "Italy Births and Baptisms, 1806-1900"
  • Cologgera Dimino nel documento di Girolamo Curero e Cologgera Legato, “New York Marriages, 1686-1980”
  • Calogera Dimino, "Italia, Nati e Battesimi, 1806-1900"

World Events (5)


Northern Italy was joined to the Kingdom of Sardinia.


The Kingdom of Italy was formed under the leadership of Giuseppe Garibaldi.


Lateran Treaty creates state of Vatican City.

Name Meaning


Mandarin form of the surname 狄, a term referring to the tribes in ancient northern China: (i) from Di (狄), the name of an ancient state (thought to have been located in Hebei or Shandong province), which was granted to Xiao Bo or Kao Bo by King Cheng of Zhou (reigned 1042–1021 BC ). (ii) adopted as a surname by the Ku Di (庫狄) family during the Northern Wei dynasty (386–534 AD ). (iii) traced back to other minority ethnic groups in ancient northwestern China.

Mandarin form of the Chinese surname 邸, meaning ‘official residence’ in Chinese: (i) from placename Di (邸), the name of a county (unidentified location). (ii) said to be borne by some descendants of Kujula Kadphises (called 丘就郤 or 邸就郤 in Chinese, 30–c. 80 AD ), founder of the Kushan Empire (one branch of the Yuezhi people originating from western China) located in Central Asia during the Eastern Han dynasty (25–220 AD ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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