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Where did the Italian Pozzi family come from? What is the Italian Pozzi family crest and coat of arms? When did the Pozzi family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Pozzi family history?The Pozzi surname is a habitational name, taken on from any of various places so named. These places names are generally thought to derive from the Italian word "pozzo," meaning "a well"
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pózzi, Pozzo, Pozza, Putzu, Putzolo, Pozzato, Pozzatti, Pozzesi, Pozzaito and many more.
First found in Venice a city and seaport occupying one of the most remarkable sites of the world. Centralizing on the Grand Canal the history of the city can be traced through the different styles of architecture Byzantine, Gothic, early Renaissance and late Renaissance. It is rich in ancient palaces, churches, libraries, galleries, monuments, statues, treasures and artifacts. Its history is abundant in politics, art, religion, scholarship and conflict. The ducal palace was commenced in 1309. 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 Pozzi research. Another 235 words(17 lines of text) covering the years 1040, 1378, 1582, 1670, 1588, 1657, 1642, 1709, 1672, 1752, 1699, 1768, 1701, 1774, 1718, 1769, 1704, 1789, 1750 and 1805 are included under the topic Early Pozzi History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 179 words(13 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Pozzi Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Pozzi Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
Pozzi Settlers in the United States in the 20th Century
The Pozzi Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Pozzi 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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