The surname Minjarez was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there for 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. 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 was in itself a family honor.
Important Dates for the Minjarez family
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Minjarez Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Minjares, Minghetti, Minghelli, Minjaros and others.
Early Notables of the Minjarez family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Minjarez family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: those who arrived along the east coast of North America.