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Where did the Italian Minge family come from? What is the Italian Minge family crest and coat of arms? When did the Minge family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Minge family history?
Enormous variation in spelling and form characterizes those Italian names that originated in the medieval era. This is caused by two main factors: regional tradition, and inaccuracies in the recording process. Before the last few hundred years, scribes spelled names according to their sounds. Spelling variations were the unsurprising result. The variations of Minge include Menico, Menichi, Menech, Minico, Minichi, Menego, Meneghi, Menega, Menoga, Menoghi, Minigo, Menco, Menchi, Menci, Minco, Mengo, Menghi, Menga, Mingo, Minghi, Meni, Misotti, Minuziano, Mingoti, Menochio, Minelli, Minnelli, Menis, De Minico, Menichelli, Minichelli, Minichiello, Meneghelli, Meneghello, Meneghel, Menichini, Minichini, Minichino, Meneghini, Meniconi, Meneghino, Meneghin, Menicucci, Minicucci, Meneguzzi, Menoncini and many more.
First found in at the foundations of Venice (Italian: Venezia), with the Minotto family.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Minge research. More information is included under the topic Early Minge History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 309 words (22 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Minge Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Immigrants bearing the name Minge or a variant listed above include:
Minge Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Minge Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Minge Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Minge 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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