Early Origins of the Agnus family
The surname Agnus 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 Agnus family
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Agnus 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 Agnus family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Agnus family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: M. Agnes, who settled in Virginia in 1652; William Agness, who came to New York, NY in 1823; John Agness, who came to New York, NY in 1835; Eberhard Family Agnes, who arrived in New York in 1842.