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Where did the Italian Santillo family come from? What is the Italian Santillo family crest and coat of arms? When did the Santillo family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Santillo family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Santinni, Santanna, Santana, Santanno, Santinelli, Santilli, Santi and many more.
First found in Lucca a town in Tuscany capital of the province of Lucca where Bascilican type Churches abound. The history commences in 218 B.C., and passed through many hands in the intervening centuries. Many notable scholars and prelates lived here. The cathedral of St Martin was begun in 1060 by Bishop Anselm, later Pope Alexander II. It has many museums and galleries. 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 Santillo research. Another 235 words(17 lines of text) covering the years 1400, 1339, 1435 and 1494 are included under the topic Early Santillo History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 27 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Santillo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Santillo Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Santillo Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Santillo 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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