Early Origins of the Buri family
The surname Buri was first found in Verona, a city in Venetia Italy capital of the province of Verona. This ancient city was the chief town of the Cenomani, a Gaulish tribe and became a Latin town in 89 B.C. It became part of Lombardy(568,) Frankish, Bartolmeo ruled and died in 1304. It is said to be the home of Romeo and Juliet. The city is rich in churches, museums, galleries, paintings, sculptures, statues and monuments. The cathedral was consecrated in 1187. 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 Buri family
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Early Notables of the Buri family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Buri family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Buri Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Henry Buri, who settled in Philadelphia in 1838
- Christian Buri, who settled in Dubuque Co. IA in 1851
- Anna Maria Buri, who settled in North America in 1852
- Ulrich Buri, who settled in New York, NY in 1864