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Where did the Italian Vasti family come from? What is the Italian Vasti family crest and coat of arms? When did the Vasti family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Vasti family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Vestri, Vestra, Vastri, Vastra, Vesta, Vasti and many more.
First found in Velletri a town in the province of Rome Italy. It is the seat of the Bishop of Ostia. It is notable for its vineyards. The city dates back to the 4th century B.C. It is rich in art and other treasures. The Palazzo Ginetti is notable. The highest point is the municipal palace. 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 Vasti research. Another 346 words(25 lines of text) covering the year 1404 is included under the topic Early Vasti History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Vasti Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Vasti Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Vasti Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Vasti 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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