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Where did the Italian Quinzi family come from? What is the Italian Quinzi family crest and coat of arms? When did the Quinzi family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Quinzi family history?The surname Quinzi came from the name the word "quinto," from the Latin quintus, means "fifth. " The surname is of local origin, derived from one of the many places named Quinto in northern Italy.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Quinto, Quinti, Quinzio, Quinzo, Quintarelli, Quintino, Quintini, Quintano, Quintieri, Quintavalle, Quinterro, Quintana and many more.
First found in the city of Rome, as early as the year 35 A.D. with Marcus Fabius Quintilianus, a rhetorician famous for his 12-book rhetoric.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Quinzi research. Another 270 words(19 lines of text) covering the years 1209, 1293, and 1581 are included under the topic Early Quinzi History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 49 words(4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Quinzi Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: John Quinterro, who came to Philadelphia in 1825; G. Quinto, age 27, who arrived in New York on May. 4, 1886, aboard the "Australia"; Antonio Quinto, age 22, who arrived in America on Dec. 20, 1887, aboard the "B. Iglesias".
The Quinzi Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Quinzi 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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