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Where did the Italian La Scala family come from? What is the Italian La Scala family crest and coat of arms? When did the La Scala family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the La Scala family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Scicolone, Scicli, Scichilone, Scicchitano, Scali, Scalia, Scala, Scali, Scaloni and many more.
First found in Florence, originally the capital of Tuscany, then capital of the kingdom of Italy. On the River Arno there are numerous Florentine Churches, Museums, Galleries. It dates back to 313 A.D. The history is complex and turbulent. The de' Medici family are the notables. They were expelled in 1494 but they returned in 1512, out in 1527 and then returned. 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 La Scala research. Another 298 words(21 lines of text) covering the years 1457 and 1672 are included under the topic Early La Scala History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Joseph Scala, who arrived in New York, NY in 1861; Catharina Scala, who came to New York, NY in 1861; Anna Scala, who settled in New York, NY in 1861.
The La Scala Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The La Scala 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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