I don't know if this helps anyone , but i myself am a Favara, I am the daughter of Leonard Favara, his parents were Vito favara
married to Angela favra. My greatfather was Leonardo Favara Originally from Favara Sicilly, it has been told to me that, the name of this town was name after my great great uncle, For fighting the communist.
or something along those lines their is also a ststue of this favara.if there is anything i can help you with or there is a chance that we are related please contact me. my father and I will try to help you . we now live in Florida where there are many more Favara's