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Early Origins of the Calitri family

The surname Calitri was first found in Genoa (Italian: Genova), a port on the Gulf of Genoa, capital of the province of Genoa. 4th century B.C it was occupied by the Greeks, destroyed by the Carthaginians in 209 B.C and restored by Rome who made it their headquarters. They survived the Lombard and Carolingan intrusions. Were well known for their naval prowess. Shipbuilding flourished in this natural sea port. Much migration took place to South America pre WWII. 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 Calitri family

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Calitri Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Callerati, Calitri, Calleri, Callari, Callero, Callierotti, Callegarin, Callegarini, Callegaris, Callegaro, Calligari, Calligaro, Callegari, Caliari, Calieri, Caligari and many more.

Early Notables of the Calitri family (pre 1700)

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Migration of the Calitri family

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Miguel Callero, who came to New Orleans in 1778; Juana Callero, who arrived in New Orleans in 1778; Andrea Callero, who settled in New Orleans in 1778.

Contemporary Notables of the name Calitri (post 1700) +

  • Steve L. Calitri, American politician, Candidate for Mayor of San Francisco, California, 1979 [1]

  1. The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 16) . Retrieved from on Facebook