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Where did the Italian laRizza family come from? What is the Italian laRizza family crest and coat of arms? When did the laRizza family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the laRizza family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Rizzo, Ricci, Rizzi, Riccio, Rizza, Risso, Lo Riccio, Lo Rizzo, Lorizzo, La Riccia, La Rizza and many more.
First found in various parts of Italy including early references in Emilia-Romagna, Venice, Bologna as well as in Lombardy and Tuscany. This name comes from the Italian word "ricco" meaning "curly." The name most likely referred to someone with curly hair.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our laRizza research. Another 25 words(2 lines of text) covering the years 1255, 1542, 1605, 1576, 1470, 1532, 1516, 1567, 1606, 1675, 1619, 1682, 1654, 1715, 1676, 1730, 1659, 1734, 1552 and 1610 are included under the topic Early laRizza History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 229 words(16 lines of text) are included under the topic Early laRizza Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mattea Riccio, 31.
The laRizza Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The laRizza 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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