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Where did the Italian Ientile family come from? What is the Italian Ientile family crest and coat of arms? When did the Ientile family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Ientile family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gentile, Gentili, Gentil, Gentilucci, Gentileschi, Gentilini and many more.
First found in Calabria a territorial district of Italy. Ancient Calabria was in Lecce. Modern Calabria is in the southern extremity of Italy coasting the straits of Messina. Reggio and Messina are the cities of note. This beautiful region produces wine. Olive oil and fruit. Reggio was heavily bombed during WWII because of its strategical link with Sicily. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time, at the beginning of recorded history, was of itself a great distinction and indicative of noble ancestry.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ientile research. Another 201 words(14 lines of text) covering the year 1528 is included under the topic Early Ientile History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 21 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Ientile Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Ientile Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
The Ientile Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ientile Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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