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Where did the Italian Zolla family come from? What is the Italian Zolla family crest and coat of arms? When did the Zolla family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Zolla family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Zollo, Zolio, Zola, Zolla, Zolli, Zòl, Zolése, Zolési, Zòla, Zòlla, Zòlo, Anzòlo, Anzòla, Angiolo, Angiola, Zollio 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 Zolla research. Another 187 words(13 lines of text) covering the year 1653 is included under the topic Early Zolla History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Zolla Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alessandro Zollo, aged 18, who arrived at Ellis Island from S. Leucio, Italy, in 1921; Andjea Zollo, aged 28, who arrived at Ellis Island from S. Leucio, Benevento, in 1909.
The Zolla Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Zolla 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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