Early Origins of the Agnes family
The surname Agnes was first found in Naples, (Italian: Napoli, Latin: Neapolis) former 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. 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.
Early History of the Agnes family
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Agnes Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Agnese, Agnesi, Agnes, D'Agnese, L'Agnese, Lagnese, Agnesetti, Agnesini, Aggnese, Agnnese, Agnesse, Agneses, Agnesi, Agness, Aggness, Agnus and many more.
Early Notables of the Agnes family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Agnes family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Agnes Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- M. Agnes, who settled in Virginia in 1652
- Tho Agnes, who arrived in Virginia in 1658 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Agnes Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Eberhard Family Agnes, who arrived in New York in 1842
- Eberhard Agnes, who settled in New York, NY in 1845
- Adolph Agnes, who settled in Panama in 1850
Agnes Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Mary Agnes, who arrived in Nebraska in 1942
Agnes Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Ellen Agnes, aged 23, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1858 aboard the ship "Bee"