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Where did the Italian Altieri family come from? What is the Italian Altieri family crest and coat of arms? When did the Altieri family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Altieri family history?

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Spelling variations of this family name include: Altieri, Alterio, Autieri, Autiero, Ottieri, Ottiero, Uttieri, Uttiero and many more.

First found in Rome (Italian: Roma), the capital of the Kingdom of Italy. Little can be said in the space available which would do justice to the history of this beautiful city. From 1000 B.C, its history is a book of life itself. The buildings, culture, arts, cathedrals, churches, museums galleries hold untold treasures unequalled anywhere else in the world. 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. Bearers of Altieri made up the principal and most illustrious family d'Oriole e duchi di Monterano. They were Princes of Rome. The name comes from a German name, which has two possible origins; the second element is almost certainly from the word "haria," meaning "to practice," but the first element could be either "alda," meaning "old," or "ancient," or it could be "audha," meaning "power," or "riches."


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Altieri research. Another 233 words(17 lines of text) covering the years 1676, 1589 and 1654 are included under the topic Early Altieri History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 69 words(5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Altieri Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Altieri Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Domingo Altieri who went to Puerto Rico in 1816
  • Francesco Altieri, who arrived in New York on board the Orsola in 1882

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  • Frank E Altieri, American politician
  • Kevin Altieri, American television director of animated cartoons
  • John F. Altieri (1969-2008), American singer and stage actor
  • Miguel Altieri, Professor of Agroecology at the University of California, Berkeley
  • Mitchell Altieri, American film director, producer and writer
  • Lodovico Altieri (1805-1867), Italian Cardinal and Camerlengo of the Holy Roman Church
  • Giambattista Altieri (1589-1654), Italian Catholic Cardinal
  • Elena Altieri (1910-1997), Italian film actress
  • Michel Altieri (b. 1978), Italian actor, singer and recording artist
  • Paluzzo Paluzzi Altieri (1623-1698), Italian Catholic Cardinal


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  2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  3. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
  4. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
  5. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
  6. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
  8. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  9. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
  10. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
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The Altieri Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Altieri 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.

This page was last modified on 21 April 2015 at 17:57.

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