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Where did the Italian Pasquini family come from? What is the Italian Pasquini family crest and coat of arms? When did the Pasquini family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Pasquini family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pasquini, Pasqua, Pasqui, Pasca, Paschi, Di Pasqua, Pasquelli, Pasquetti, Pasquinelli, Pasquino, Paschini, Pascucci, Pascuzzi, Pascuzzo, Pasculli, Pascotti, Pacot, Pascutti, Pasquotti, Pasquazzo and many more.
First found in Genoa a port on the Gulf of Genoa, capital of the province of Genoa. 4th century B.C it was occupied by the Greeks, destroyed by the Carthaginians in 209 B.C and restored by Rome who made it their headquarters. They survived the Lombard and Carolingan intrusions. Were well known for their naval prowess. Shipbuilding flourished in this natural sea port. Much migration took place to South America pre WWII. 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 Pasquini research. Another 316 words(23 lines of text) covering the years 1200, 1482, and 1520 are included under the topic Early Pasquini History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Pasquini Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Pasquini Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pasquini 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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