ADOLESCENTOLI, DEGLI, or DEI, FANCIULLI ():
By: Moses Beer
One of the four or five noble families which, according to legend, were transported by Titus (70-81) from Jerusalem to Rome. The history of this family, however, can only be traced to the fourteenth century. In the fifteenth century the family seat was at Bologna. A notable representative of this family was
- Vogelstein and Rieger, Gesch. d. Juden in Rom, pp. 24, 299, 444;
- Neubauer, in Zunz's Jubelschrift, p. 139;
- Zunz, in Kerem Ḥemed, v. 132.