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Capano Early Origins



The surname Capano 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.

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Capano Spelling Variations


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Capano Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Capano, Capanna, Capanno, Capana and others.

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Capano Early History


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Capano Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Capano research. Another 305 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1815, 1341 and 1347 are included under the topic Early Capano History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Capano Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Capano Early Notables (pre 1700)



By the end of the 15th century, southern Italy was known as the Kingdom of Naples, ruled by the house of Aragon. By the early eighteenth century, the Austrians had gained much of the region, under the rule of the Austrian emperor Kales VI. However, in 1734, Spaniard Don Carlos defeated...

Another 80 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Capano Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Capano Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antonio Capano, aged 35, who settled in America, in 1892

Capano Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Antonio Capano, aged 38, who emigrated to the United States from S. Donata, Italy, in 1906
  • Bruno Capano, aged 16, who settled in America from S. Sostena, Italy, in 1910
  • Ernesto Capano, aged 26, who landed in America from Belvedere, Italy, in 1911
  • Custodia Capano, aged 10, who landed in America from S. Sostena, Italy, in 1912
  • Domenico Capano, aged 40, who emigrated to America from Torro Candio, Italy, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Capano (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Capano (post 1700)



  • Craig Capano (b. 1985), American soccer player

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Capano Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    2. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    3. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
    5. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    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. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Bascapè, Giacomo and Marcello del Piazzo. Insegne e Simboli Araldica pubblica e privata medievale e moderna. Rome: 1983. Print.
    10. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
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    The Capano Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Capano 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 4 September 2014 at 07:57.

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