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“Nel 1416 habbiamo un Michele di Bernardo, che intervenen con altri nostri Cittadini ad un consiglio dell’ Universita’; egli fu’ Giurato nel 1435 com’ e’ stato anche Bartolo, o’ Bartolomeo similmente uno de’ Giurati el 1475 nominato in un transonto del privilegio d’aggregatione dell’isola fatta dal Re’ Alfonso, come appare negli’ atti di Notaro Paolo Bonello; di lui, o’ d’altro Bartolomeo leggiamo essere stato fondatore del Iuspadronato de’ Bernardi, ne gl’ atti di Giacomo Bondi’ nel 1520 cioe’ che Michel, e Federico Falsone fratelli, e Giovanni Calava’ loro consobrino, come eredi delel loro madri, figliuole, del nobile Bartolomeo di Bernardo fondatore, allora defonto, faccessero la nominatione del Beneficiato. Presso Zurita ritroviamo la detta famiglia in Saragoza d’Aragona, intorno al 1287 e nella regia Cancellaria di Palermo, si ravvisa Petrus Bernardi Pirata Catalanus, costui con galee, o’ altri legni depredava I Venetiani nel 1365. ” (From Abela’s “Della Descrittione di Malta del Commendatore Abela” (1647))
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Royal House of Shishman ( Click for reference)

1.One Shishman, a boyar, declared himself indepent from Bulgaria and established the principality of Vidin, a city on the Danube; he had issue

1.1. Michael III Shishman, Despot of Vidin, Tsar of the Bulgarians (1323-30), +1330; 1m: NN; 2m: ca 1300 (repudiated 1324) Ana of Serbia (after 1346); 3m: after VIII.1324 Theodora Palaiologina

1.1.1. Iwan Stepan Shishman, Tsar of the Bulgarians (1330-31), thereafter he lived in Naples, +there ca 1373; m.N, an illegitimate dau.of Philip of Naples, Pr of Tarento

1.1.2. Prince Shishman, +in Dubrovnik

1.1.3. Prince Michael Shishman, Pr of Vidin

1.2. Prince Belaur Shishman

1.3. Princess Kereza Petriza Shishman; m.Despot Srazimir

1.3.1. Iwan Alexander Asen, Tsar of the Bulgarians (1331-71), +17.2.1371; 1m: ca 1320 (repudiated 1340) Teodora Bassaraba; 2m: ca 1345 a Jewish woman named Sarah, who changed her name to Teodora

1.3.1.1. [1m.] Michael Asen, coTsar in Adrianople, *1321, +k.a.against the Turks 1354; m.Adrianople 1336 Irene Palaiologina (+after 1356)

1.3.1.1.1. Prince Alexios Asanes Shishman

1.3.1.1.1.1. Princess Irene Asanes Shishman; married to.

Paolo di Bernardo, a patrician of Venice – see below.

1.3.1.2. [1m.] Prince Iwan Sracimir Shishman, Pr of Vidin (1360-96), +after 15.9.1396; m.before 1369 Ana Slava Bassaraba

1.3.1.2.1. Prince Konstantin, +Belgrade 1422

1.3.1.2.2. Princess Dorothea, +ca 1390; m.King Stefan Tvrtko I of Bosnia

1.3.1.3.[1m.] Prince Iwan Asen, +k.a.against the Turks 1354

1.3.1.4.[2m.] Iwan Shishman, Tsar of the Bulgarians (1371-93), +imprisoned at Phillipoli 1395; 1m: Maria N; 2m: Dragana, dau.of Knez Lazar of Serbia

1.3.1.4.1. Prince Alexander Shishman, a Moslem, Stattholder in Asia Minor and Smyrna, +k.a.1418

1.3.1.4.2. Prince Frutshin=Vladislav Shishman, a Hungarian diplomat in Albania

1.3.1.4.3. Princess Tamara Shishman; m.1375 Sultan Murad I; NOTE: when the sources say a Christian lady married a Turkish sultan, it really means that the lady was taken into his harem as a concubine

1.3.1.4.4. Princess Keratza Shishman, *1348, +1390; m.ca 1365 Emperor Andronikos IV Palaiologos of Byzantium (*1348 +1385)

1.3.1.4.5. Princess Desislawa Shishman; m.Pr Konstantin of Welbuschd (+1394)

1.3.2. Prince Iwan Komnenos Asen, +ca 1363; 1m: NN; 2m: ca 1355 Anna, dau.of Andronikos Palaiologos

1.3.2.1. Princess Kominia Shishman, +1395/96; m.1372 Balsa II Balsic, Lord of Zeta (+1385)

1.3.2.2. Princess Elena Shishman, +1374; m.1332 King Stefan Dusan of Serbia (+1355)

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Michele de Bernardo, (Settled in Malta 1430), Jurat 1434., (Cr 1375) Barons di Barberi, 1st Barone di Majmuni, (Cr: 1398), (Reference: Documentary Sources of Maltese History – Part II – Documents in the State Archives Palermo; No 1. Cancelleria Regia 1259 -1400: edited by Stanley Fiorini, Malta University Press 1999, page 237-238, 240-241, 245-246, 249-250), married to Chiusa di Asti, with issue.

1. Bartolomeo de Bernardo, 2nd Barone di Majmuni, Jurat 1475., married Freda di Bocchio., with issue.
1.1. Preziosi de Bernardo, 3rd Baroness di Majmuni., married Franco Calava, with issue.
1.2. Elagia de Bernardo, married (1) 1492 to Andrea Falzone, married (2) Nobile Giacomo Hachem.
1.3. Amata de Bernardo, married Notary Giacomo Falsone
2. Giovanni de Bernardo, married Imperia.., with issue. 
2.1. Agata de Bernardo, married Gugliemo Agius.
2.2. Francesca de Bernardo, married Giovanni Piscopo. 
2.3. Chco. Michele Antonio Bernardo, married 1497 to Elvira de Forreggiani, with issue.
2.3.1. Giovanni Bernardo, (1500-42), ‘Priest’, dunm.l.
2.3.1.1. (illegitimate) Pietro Bernardo de Bonavia, married 1535 (Notary Giorgio Buttigieg) to Clara Mifsud, with issue.
2.3.1.1.1. Agnese de Bonavia, married 1567 Birkirkara to Mro Pietro Cassar, with issue.
2.3.1.1.1.1. Gio Paolo Cassar, married 1595 Qormi to Caterina Azzopardi, with issue.
2.3.1.1.1.1.1. Antonio Cassar, married 1664 Zebbug to Virginia Grima, with issue.
2.3.1.1.1.1.1.1. Gio Paolo Cassar, married (1) 1687 Attard to Caterina Debono, married (2) 1688 Zebbug to Maria Psaila, with issue.
2.3.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. (Second marriage) Antonio Cassar, married (1) 1712 Zejtun to Caterina Caruana, married (2) 1743 Zejtun to Vittoria Callus, with issue.
2.3.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. (Second marriage) Maria Cassar, married 1786 Zebbug to Giuseppe Formosa.
2.3.1.2. (illegitimate) Marco de Bonavia, married to Clara N, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1561 (Notary Brandino Caxaro) to Agata Zammit, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1. Marco Antonio Bonavia, married 1603 (Notary Pietro Calleja) to Speranza Costanza Calleja, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1. Chco Gio Andrea Bonavia, married 1639 Vittoriosa to Maruccia Falzon, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1. Alessio Bonavia, married 1685 Gudja to Maria Barbara, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1.1. Marcello Bonavia, married 1724 Zabbar to Domenica Mamo, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.1. Filippo Bonavia, married 1762 Luqa to Angela Camilleri, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Giorgio Bonavia, Deputy Lieutenant of Gudja, 1815-1839, married 1795 Gudja to Francesca Farrugia.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1757 Naxxar to Grazia Ciappara, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2.1. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1799 Naxxar to Rosa Bonello, with issue.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1. Maria Angela Bonavia, married 1834 Naxxar to Vincenzo Vella.
2.3.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.2. Maddalena Bonavia, married 1835 Naxxar to Paolo Schembri.
2.3.1.2.2. Milite Ferdinando Bonavia, married 1561 Mdina to Isabella Calimera, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1. Matteo Bonavia, married (1) to Margherita N, married (2) 1612 Tarxiem to Marietta Farrugia, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1. (First marriage) Grezio Bonavia, married 1625 Gudja to Caterina Delorenzo (d/o Vincenzo), with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1. Clemente Bonavia, married 1665 Luqa to Evangelista Bondi, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1. Matteo Bonavia, married (1) 1718 Zurrieq to Veneranda Formosa (d/o Lorenzo and Petronilla Magro), married (2) 1738 Valletta to Scolastica Evangelista La Faucia, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1. (First marriage) Giuseppe Bonavia, married 1745 Luqa to Caterina Mamo, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1. Matteo Bonavia.(1748-1823),”Architect“., married 1774 Luqa to Luigia Psaila, with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Calcedonio Bonavia, married 1829 Valletta to Mary Hobson, (d/o Francesco and Caterina Bonibard), with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Giorgio Bonavia, ‘Portrait Painter‘. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Joseph Giuseppe Bonavia, ‘Architect‘, (d.1885), married 1851 Valletta to Anne Emilia Gatt., with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1. Chev. Edgardo Bonavia CMG, married 1892 Valletta to Camilla Vassallo., with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1. Colonel Victor Bonavia RAMC., married 1923 to Vera Clara von Fraenkel, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1. Olga Camilla Bonavia, married 1944 to John Malcolm Arbuthnot Younger, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. Veronica Mary Younger, (1946-.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.2. John Michael Damian Younger, (1946-., married 1981 to Elizabeth Thomson, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.2.1. Alice Younger, (1983-.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.2.2. Dr Eugenie Younger (1987-.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.2.3. Lavinia Younger, (1991-.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2. Tanya Bonavia, married 1948 Toronto Canada to Paul McLaughlin, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.1. Madeleine McLaughlin.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.2. Victoria McLaughlin.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.3. Alix McLaughlin.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.4. Terrence (Terry) McLaughlin.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.5. Francis (Frank) McLaughlin.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2. Dr Emanuele Bonavia. MD, (1829-1908), Surgeon in the Indian Medical Service, [1], {Wiki}; married (1) 1820 Valletta to Anna Rutter, married (2) to Lucy Mary Osborne, with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.1. (First marriage) Catherine Bonavia., (1823-1908), married Sir Ferdinand Vincent Inglott., with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.2. Eliza Bonavia, (d. 1869)., married to Henry Caruana

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.3. Angelica Bonavia, married 1863 Valletta to John Joseph Asphar, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.3.1. Elisabeth Asphar.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.3.2. John Francis Asphar, married 1888 Valletta to Mary Vella, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.3.3. Mary Asphar.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.3.4. Teresa Asphar.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.3.5. Luigi Louis Asphar.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.4. Tomaso Emanuele Bonavia, married 1859 Valletta to Lorenza Rocco Peralta.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.5. (Second marriage) Alice Carina Bonavia, (1872-1953), married (1) 1899 (Div 1904) to Frederick Percy Howlett, married (2) to Herbert Rapley Wood, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.2.5.1. Elizabeth Prudence Rapley Wood, (1907-1989).

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3. Giuseppe Bonavia, married 1801 Cospicua to Anne Maria Borg Tomasi, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.3.1. Andrea Bonavia, married 1837 Naxxar to Grazia Xiberras.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.4. Caterina Bonavia, married 1814 Valletta to Luigi Caruana.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.3. Rosa Bonavia, married 1781 Valletta to Giovanni Xiberras.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.2. (Second marriage) Teresa Bonavia, married to Giuseppe Borda.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3. Caterina Bonavia, married 1760 Valletta to Carlo Critien, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.1. Anna Critien, married 1792 Valletta to Aloisio Scarpello.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.2. Ludovico Giuseppe Pietro Michele Carlo Chretien, (1761 Valletta -).

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.2. Enrico Chretien. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4. Maria Anna Teresa Margarita Tomasa Chretien, (1772 Valletta -), married 1765 to Stefano Medini, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1. Nicola Medini, (1790 – 1855 Senglea), married (1) 1810 Valletta to Margarita Regina Rosa Margherita Spiteri, married (2) to Thomasia N, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1. (First Marriage) Maria Carmela Vincenza Fiorenza Medini, (1811 Senglea – 1854 Senglea), married 1833 Valletta to Giuseppe Antonio Casingena, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.1. Maria Bianca Pasca Casingena, (1833 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.2. Anna Maria Carmela Casingena, (1834 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.3. Giacobo Casingena, (1835 -1839), d.inf.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.4. Pascale Natale Giovanni Casingena, (1836 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.5. Natale Pascale Stefano Casingena, (1837 -1890), married 1865 to Caterina Filomena Pullicino, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.5.1. Carmela Casingena, (1865 -, married to Giuseppe Vella.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.5.2. Annetta Casingena, (d. 1948 Alexandria, Egypt), married to Giovanni Tanti

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.5.3. Giuseppina Casingena, (1880 – 1918 Alexandria, Egypt), married 1896 to Fortunato Ruggier.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.6. Pascale Alfonso Antonio Casingena, (1838 -1870). 

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.1.7. Rosa Maria Anna Casingena, (1839 – 1844), d.inf.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.8. Carmela Maria Carolina Casingena, (1840 – 1842), d.inf.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.9. Regina Carmela Francesca Casingena, (1842 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.10. Carmela Sapienza Maria Casingena, (1842 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.11. Emmanuele Carmelo Nicolo Casingena, (1845 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.1.12. Margarita Matta Seraphina Casingena, (1847 – 1917).

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.2. Maria Caterina Rosa Medini, (1812 -1814), d.inf.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.3. Stefano Pietro Natale Gaspare Medini, (1814 – 1829), dunm.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.4. Maria Forenza Paola Medini, (1816 -, maried 1835 to Giovanni Battista Casingena, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.4.1. Pasquale Amato Natale Casingena, (1836 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.4.2. Emmanuele Casingena, (1837 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.4.3. Pasquale Alfonso Antonio Casingena, (1838 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.5. Natale Aloisio Emmanuele Medini, (1818 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.6. Maria Regina Margarita Medini, (1823 – 1824), d.inf.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.7. Giovanni Michele Gabriele Medini, (1824 -, married 1848 to Carmela Vella.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.8. Giovanni Pietro Matteo Antonio Medini, (1827 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.9. Stefano Giovanni Paolo Antonio Medini, (1829 – 1829), d.inf.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.10. Anna Carmela Maria Medini, (1831 – 1832), d.inf.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.1.11. Giuseppe Stefano Pascale Giovanni Medini, (1833 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.4.2. Giuseppe Medini.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.5. Grazia Antoninia Francesca Chretien, (1774 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.6. Maria Benventua Chretien, (1777 -.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.3.7. Aloisio Gaetano Giuseppe Vincenzo Fidelio Chretien, (1778 -. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.4. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1700 Zabbar to Maria Fiteni, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.4.1. Cornelia Bonavia, married 1753 Mdina to Giuseppe Borg.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.4.2. Agata Bonavia, married 1747 Mdina to Gio Maria Gatt.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.2. Maria Bonavia, married 1648 Luqa to Mario Bonnici.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.3. Grazia Bonavia, married 1627 Mdina to Alessandro Griscti.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.4. Evangelista Bonavia, married 1655 Vittoriosa to Grazio Magro.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.5. Clemente Bonavia, married 1632 Mdina to Imperia Curmi, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.5.1. Andreanna Bonavia, married 1648 Valletta to Matteolo Sasso, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.5.1.1. Benedetto Sasso, married 1666 Mdina to Grazia Fava, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.5.1.1.1. Anna Sasso, married 1683 Valletta to Antonio Genius.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2. Domenico Bonavia, married 1629 Mdina to Grazia Zghendo (d/o Batta), with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1. Gio Maria Bonavia, married (1) 1660 Mdina to Domenica Cauchi, married (2) 1677 Siggiewi to Caterina Pace, with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1. (Second marriage) Lucio Bonavia, married 1705 Mdina to Grazia Scicluna, with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.1. (First marriage) Giacobo Bonavia, married 1733 Mdina to Maddalena Camenzuil, with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.1.1. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1756 at Mdina Malta to Anna Sghendo, with issue. 

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.1.1.1. Marguerite Bonavia, married 1789 at Mdina to Constanzo dei Baroni Galea.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.1.1.2. Giuseppe Bonavia, married 1770 Cospicua to Rosa Camilleri.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.1.2. Maria Bonavia, married 1758 Mdina to Saverio Sillato of Valletta.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.2. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1728 Mdina to Maria de Mizzi, (Alunna di Don Andrea di Capua, adopted by Cornelia Mizzi), with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.2.1. Cornelia Bonavia, married 1753 Mdina to Giuseppe Borg.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.1.2.2. Agata Bonavia, married 1747 Mdina to Gio Maria Gatt.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.2. Maria Bonavia, married 1708 Mdina to Pasquale Allegritto.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.3. Domenico Bonavia, married 1684 Dingli to Maria Grima, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.3.1. Andreanna Bonavia, married 1714 Mdina to Gaetano Vella.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.1.3.2. Aloisetta Bonavia, married 1723 Mdina to Mro Tommaso Zahra.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.2. Marco Bonavia, married 1677 Mdina to Domenica Camilleri, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.2.1. Grazia Bonavia, married 1706 Mdina to Clemente Vella.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.2.2. Pietro Bonavia, married 1721 Mdina to Andreanna Xuereb, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.2.2.1. Anna Bonavia, married (1) 1747 Mdina to Matteo Fenech, married (2) 1758 Mdina to Michele Gauci.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.2.2.2. Publio Bonavia, married 1758 Mdina to Anna Axisa.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.2.2.3. Grazia Bonavia, married 1761 Mdina to Salvatore Grima.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.2.2.4. Maria Bonavia, married 1779 Mdina to Pietro Micallef.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3. Baldassare Bonavia, married 1652 Matrice Gozo to Paolina Mizzi, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.1. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1679 Matrice Gozo to Maria Spiteri, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.1.1. Domenico Bonavia, married 1700 Matrice Gozo to Giacomina Rapa, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.1.1.1. Michele Bonavia, married 1728 Zabbar to Anna Bonavia, (see below), with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.1.1.1.1. Gioacchino Bonavia, married 1773 Zabbar to Maria Sinagra, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.1.1.1.1.1. Michele Bonavia, married 1809 Cospicua to Vincenza Dimech, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.1.1.1.1.1.1. Paolo Bonavia, married 1841 Cospicus to Rosa Borda, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.2. Domenico Bonavia, married 1690 Matrice Gozo to Teresa Spiteri, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.2.1. Giuseppe Bonavia, married 1717 Matrice Gozo to Paolica Farrugia, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.2.1.1. Angelica Bonavia, married 1743 Rabat Gozo to Michele Angelo Bugeja.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.3. Grazio Bonavia, married 1682 Rabat Gozo to Barbara Agius, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.3.1. Carlo Bonavia, married 1702 Rabat Gozo to Isabella Vella, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.2.3.3.1.1. Veronica Bonavia, married 1742 Rabat Gozo to Marcello Busuttil.

2.3.1.2.2.1.3. Mario Luca Simone Bonavia, married 1619 Mdina to Andreanna Domenica de Caci, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.3.1. Gio Maria Bonavia, married 1663 Zabbar to Agnese Lia, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.3.1.1. Lorenzo Bonavia, married 1700 Zabbar to Teresa Stafrag, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.3.1.1.1. Anna Bonavia, married 1728 Zabbar to Michele Bonavia, (see above).

2.3.1.2.2.1.4. Clemenzo Bonavia, married 1632 Mdina to Imperia Curmi.

2.3.1.2.2.1.5. (Second marriage) Alonsica Laurica Bonavia, married 1632 Senglea to Alessandro Seichel, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.5.1. Capitano Andrea Seichel sives Seychel, married (1) 1664 Senglea to Elena Ciuccala, married (2) 1676 Senglea to Graziosa Caterina Baldacchino, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.5.1.1. Notary Gio Battista Seychel, married 1727 Cospicua to Mattea Cauchi, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.5.1.1.1. Caterina Seychel, married 1775 Valletta to Michelangelo Virtu, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.5.1.1.1.1. Gio Battista Virtu, married 1801 Valletta to Benedetta Pizzuto, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.5.2. Aloisia Bonavia, married 1691 Senglea to Giuseppe Parnis.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6. Giuseppe Giulio Bonavia, married 1646 Vittoriosa to Galizia Dorotea Pircop, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1. Gio Battista Bonavia, married 1678 Senglea to Teodora Dorotea Gelfo, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.1. Francesco Bonavia, married 1716 Vittoriosa to Caterina de Giovanne.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.2. Agostino Bonavia, married 1738 Senglea to Maria Ferrandes.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3. Antonaccio Bonavia, married 1720 Senglea to Flora Grima, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1. Margherita Teresa Bonavia, married 1777 Senglea to Francesco Clison of France, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1.1. Giovanni Clison sives Glivau, married 1790 Lija to Caterina Brincat, with issue.  

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1.1.1. Tobia Glivau, married (1) 1827 Vittoriosa to Anna Xerri, married (2) 1854 Cospicua to Gaetana Cassar, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1.1.1.1. (First marriage) Caterina Glivau, married 1866 Cospicua to Bartolo Rogers.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1.2. Giuseppe Glivau, married 1806 Senglea to Maddalena Lanzon.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1.3. Paola Glivau, married 1778 Senglea to Andrea Gauci.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1.4. Anna Glivau, married 1787 Senglea to Lorenzo Debono.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.1.5. Regina Glivau, married (1) 1796 Senglea to Rosario Bartolo, married (2) 1827 Senglea to Lorenzo Calafato.

2.3.1.2.2.1.6.1.3.2. Vincenza Glivau, married 1749 Rabat, Gozo to Michele Farrugia.

2.3.1.2.2.2. Paolina Bonavia, married to Paolo Zingheir, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.2.1. Simone Zingheir, married 1600 Zurrieq to Margarita Cutajar, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.2.1.1. Paolina Zingheir, married 1636 Ghaxaq to Battista Zahra.

2.3.1.2.2.2.1.1.1. Gioacchino Zahra, married 1663 Ghaxaq to Clerica Gatt, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.2.1.1.1.1. Giovanni Zahra, married 1699 Zejtun to Domenica Mifsud, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.2.1.1.1.1.1. Publio Zahra, married 1726 Zejtun to Maria Brincat, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1. Benigno Zahra, married 1749 Qormi to Margherita Mifsud, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Angelo Zahra, married 1788 Qormi to Maria Cilia, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Margherita Zahra, married 1809 Qormi to Giovanni Coleiro.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.2. Sifessa Zahra, married 1687 Ghaxaq to Domenico Vella, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.2.1. Maria Vella, married 1720 Axaq to Pasquale Borg.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.2.2. Mro Pasquale Zingheir, married 1615 Zejtun to Leonora Busuttil, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.2.2.1. (Born before parents marriage) Caterina Zingheir, married 1638 Valletta to Domenico Barbara.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.2.2.2. (Born before parents marriage) Grazia Zingheir, married 1622 Valletta to Angelo Tabone.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3. (Born before parents marriage) Marietta Zingheir, married 1632 Valletta to Carlo Gelfo (later married 1663 Senglea to Evangelista Seichel), with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1. Gio Maria Gelfo, married 1668 Valletta to Marianna Azzopardi, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.1. Claudia Gelfo, married 1689 Valletta to Giacomo Camilleri.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.2. Eufrasina Gelfo, married 1703 Valletta to Francesco Cursal.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.3. Paolo Gelfo, married 1706 Valletta to Aloisia Agius, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.3.1. Benedetto Gelfo, married 1732 Valletta to Anna Maria Axiach.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4. Agostino Gelfo, married 1699 Valletta to Caterina di Martino, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1. Emmanuele Gelfo, married (1) 1743 Valletta to Maria Caruana, married (2) 1749 Valletta to Anna Maria Borg, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1. (First marriage) Agostino Gelfo sives Gallo, married (1) 1769 Valletta to Annetta de Moise sives Maronita, married (2) 1800 Senglea to Rosa Chetcuti, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.1. (First marriage) Giuseppe Gallo, married 1819 Valletta to Rosa Vassallo, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.1.1. Caterina Gallo, (1821-1886 Sliema), married 1848 to Calcedonio Cini.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.2. Maria Galfo, married 1792 Valletta to Nicola Sansigi of Venice.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.3. (Second marriage) Emmanuele Gallo, married (1) 1826 Birkirkara to Grazia Schembri, married (2) 1846 Cospicua to Maria Fasi, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.3.1. (First marriage) Rosa Gelfo, married 1846 Senglea to Salvatore Darmanin.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.3.2. Agostino Gelfo, married 1873 Senglea to Teresa Pace, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.3.2.1. Joseph Gelfo, married 1913 Senglea to Rosa Pappalardo.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.1.3.2.2. Carlo Gelfo, married 1926 Senglea to Carmela Balzan.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.2. Caterina Gelfo, married 1777 Valletta to Annunziato Prima of Palermo, Sicily.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.3.1.4.1.3. Vincenza Gelfo, married 1790 Valletta to Francesco Micallef.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.4. Gioannello Zingheir, married 1602 Valletta to Gioannella Martha Cathauda, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.4.1. Caterina Songheir, married 1623 Valletta to Andrea Gunat sives Giacothi of France, with issue.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.2.4.1.1. Domenica Gunat, married 1662 Valletta to Tomas Strong of England.

2.3.1.2.2.1.1.1.3. Barbara Bonavia, married c. 1580 to Andrea de Manuele, (see above).

2.3.2. Bartolomeo Bernardo, (1502-62), married to Nobile Antonia Cuzkeri, with issue.

2.3.2.1. Michele Bernardo, (1530-80), married to Nobile Maria de Forreggiani, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1. Marietta Bernardo, married 1605 Vittoriosa to Pietro Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, (A descendant of Rajko Moneta, Noble of Zeta d. 1424 and Jelana Munjavcevic, whose descendants migrated to Venice in poverty), with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.1. Gio Paolo Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1637 Valletta to Geronima Zarb, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.1.1. Mco Alexandro Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1668 Vittoriosa to Veronica Briffa, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.1.1.1. Mco Notary Gio Antonio Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, maried 1716 Zebbug to Caterina Vella, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.1.1.1.1. Elena Moneta Vella, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1756 Valletta to Conte Giorgio Ciantar Paleologo.
2.3.2.1.1.1.2. Florinda Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1671 Vittoriosa to Bartolomeo Biagio.
2.3.2.1.1.1.3. Maruzza Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1672 Valletta to Ignazio Matthia.
2.3.2.1.1.1.4. Maria Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1688 Valletta to Carlo Salanitro.
2.3.2.1.1.1.5. Clara Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1690 Valletta to Baldassare Canizzaro.
2.3.2.1.1.2. Argenta Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1633 Valletta to Arfio (Rafaele) d’Amato, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.1. Giacomo d’Amato, married 1680 Rabat Gozo to Bibiana Mifsud, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.1.1. Matteo d’Amato, married 1700 Valletta to Anna Idoneo, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.1.1.1. Paolo d’Amato, married 1752 Attard to Maria Attard, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. Teresa d’Amato, married 1781 Valletta to Gio Battista Borg.
2.3.2.1.1.2.2. Grazio d’Amato, married 1678 Valletta to Margherita Sceberras, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.2.1. Rosa Adeodata d’Amato, married 1698 Valletta to Matteo Giuseppe Antonelli of Naples, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.2.1.1. Anna Antonelli, married 1728 Valletta to Giuseppe Galea.
2.3.2.1.1.2.2.1.2. Rosalba Antonelli, married 1735 Valletta to Andrea von Hoffnabel of Munich, Bavaria, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.2.1.2.1. Maria Anna von Hoffnabel, married 1759 Valletta to Giovanni Lombardo.
2.3.2.1.1.2.3. Teresa d’Amato, married 1713 Valletta to Paolo Lucano sives Locano, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.2.3.1. Marcella Lucano, married 1757 Senglea to Infantino Camenzuli.
2.3.2.1.1.3. Diana Moneta, Noble of Zeta, Patrizo Venetia, married 1634 Valletta to Michele del Giante, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.3.1. Dianora del Giante, married 1654 Cospicua to Salvatore Cunti, with issue.
2.3.2.1.1.3.1.1. Raimonda Mundica Cunti, married 1700 Mdina to Alberto Borg.
2.3.2.2. Antonia Bernardo, (1532-), married to Giovanni Rapa, 2nd Baron.
2.3.2.3. Elizabetta Bernardo, (1533-), married to Agostino de Mangion.
2.3.2.4. Paolo Bernardo sives Bonavia, (1534-), married 1553 (Notary Giorgio Buttigieg) to Francesca Albano, with issue.

2.3.2.4.1. Dionsio Demetrio Bonavia, married 1594 Mdina to Geronima Borg, with issue.

2.3.2.4.1.1. Angelo Bonavia, married 1615 Tarxiem to Agostina Galdes, with issue.

2.3.2.4.1.1.1. Grazia Bonavia, married 1661 Tarxiem to Vittorio Mongibello.

2.3.2.4.1.1.2. Maruzza Bonavia, married 1652 Tarxiem to Grazio Barbara.

2.3.2.4.2. Isabella Bonavia, married 1572 Mdina to Giuliano Mallia.

2.3.2.4.3. Fra Francesco Bonavia, married 1589 (Notary Giuseppe Caxaro) to Nobile Marietta Hachem, (see above), with issue.

2.3.2.4.3.1. Mariano Bonavia, married 1619 (Notary Giacomo Xiberras) to Andrianna de Agatiis, with issue.

2.3.2.4.3.1.1. Caterina Bonavia, married 1651 Valletta to Giovanni de Andrea sives d’Andrea.

2.3.2.4.3.2. Giacobina Bonavia, married (1) 1624 (Notary Giacomo Xiberras) to Marco Busuttil, married (2) 1638 Mdina to Bartolomeo Tabone.

2.3.2.4.4. Matteo Bonavia, married (1) 1586 (Notary Nicola Xiberras) to Angela N, married (2) 1612 Tarxien to Marietta Farrugia, with issue.

2.3.2.4.4.1. Maruzza Bonavia, married 1645 Senglea to Giovanni Tauruni, with issue.

2.3.2.4.4.1.1. Camillo Tauruni, married 1691 Senglea to Antonia de Lucia, with issue.

2.3.2.4.4.1.1.1. Matteo Tauruni, married 1727 Zurrieq to Grazia Caruana, with issue.

2.3.2.4.4.1.1.1.1. Orsola Tauruni, married 1758 Cospicua to Giuseppe Passanisi, with issue.

2.3.2.4.4.1.1.1.1.1. Giuseppa Passanisi, married 1786 Cospicua to Michele Angelo Cipriott.

2.3.2.4.5. Speranza Bonavia, married 1591 (Notary Mario Mallia) to Notary Mario Buttigieg.

2.3.2.4.6. Antonio Bonavia, married 1591 (Notary Mario Mallia) to Paoluccia Camilleri.

2.3.2.4.5. Christos Bernardo, (1536-), ‘Abbott’.

2.4. Milite Guglielmo Bernardo sives Bonavia, married c. 1480 to Nobile Granata Hachem, with issue.

2.4.1. Milite Chevalier Pietro Bonavia, Knighted by the King of Sicily 1524 for Military services, married 1511 (Notary Consalvo Cansciur) to Agnese Pulis, with issue.

2.4.1.1. Milite Antonino Bonavia, married 1554 (Notary Brandino Caxaro) to Giovannella Cassar, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1. Vincenzo Bonavia, married 1571 Qormi to Domenica Borg, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.1. Appollonia Bonavia, married 1589 Qormi to Francesco Muscat.

2.4.1.1.1.2. Giovanni Bonavia, married 1575 Vittoriosa to Caterina Lombardo, (see above), with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1. Gregorio Bonavia, married (1) 1604 (Notary Simone Galea) to Imperia Ciantar, married (2) 1617 Lija to Andreanna N, with issue.

1.1.1.1.1.3.1.1.1.2.1.1. (Second marriage) Giacobino Bonavia, married 1639 Zebbug to Gioannella Casha, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.1. Gregorio Bonavia, married 1673 Birkirkara to Maria Gilestri, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. Battista Bonavia, married 1706 Birkirkara to Caterina Bonello, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.1.1. Paolo Bonavia, married 1737 Birkirkara to Maria Mamo, married (2) 1752 Valletta to Maria Cauchi, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.1. (First marriage) Salvatore Bonavia, married 1776 Mosta to Clara Cauchi, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Giuseppe Bonavia, married 1804 Valletta to Aloisia Castiglione, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.2. Pietro Bonavia, married 1673 Qormi to Grazia Fenech, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.1. Salvatore Bonavia, married 1701 Valletta to Maria Farrugia, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.1.1. Alfonso Bonavia, married 1739 to Giovanna Galdes, with issue.

2.4.1.1.1.2.1.1.2.1.1.1. Rosa Bonavia, married 1768 Birkirkara to Agostino Decelis.

2.4.2. Amata Bernardo, (1504-), married to Giovanni Vella.
2.4.3. Elizabetta Bernardo, (1505-), married to Giuseppe Sceberras.
3. Preziosi de Bernardo, married Tomeo Imbroll. 
4. Antonella de Bernardo, married Pino d’Amedeo
5. Amata de Bernardo, married Jaimes di Bocchio.
 
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