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Where did the Italian States family come from? What is the Italian States family crest and coat of arms? When did the States family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the States family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Statles, Statella, Statel, Stattel, Stettell and others.
First found in Naples, formerly Napoli or Neapolis, formerly capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies in southern Italy it is the chief city of the province of Naples. It shares with Instanbul the claim to be the most beautiful city in Europe. Naples has 237 Churches and 57 Chapels. The National Museum and other galleries contain riches in art and artifacts. Originally from France Gletto Statel moved to Naples and obtained from King Roberto the title and privileges of Count for his descendants, as well as the Duchess of Bourgogne for his wife as Countess di Statel in 1314. 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 States research. Another 134 words(10 lines of text) covering the year 1668 is included under the topic Early States History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 108 words(8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early States Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
States Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
States Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The States Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The States 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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