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Where did the Italian Imperiale family come from? What is the Italian Imperiale family crest and coat of arms? When did the Imperiale family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Imperiale family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Imperiale, D'Imperiale, D'Emperiale, Emperiale, Emperiali, Imperio, D'Imperio, Imperiali and many more.
First found in Naples, formerly Napoli or Neapolis, ancient capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies in southern Italy it is the chief city of the province of Naples. It shares with Instanbul the claim to be the most beautiful city in Europe. Naples has 237 Churches and 57 Chapels. The National Museum and other galleries contain riches in art and artifacts. 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 Imperiale research. Another 198 words(14 lines of text) covering the years 1440, 1528, 1683, 1744, and 1749 are included under the topic Early Imperiale History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 107 words(8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Imperiale Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Imperiale Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
The Imperiale Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Imperiale 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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