The surname Carmignani 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. Where Taranto was also an important possession.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mary Carmine, who came to New York in 1854; John Carmine, who came to New York in 1854; Barbato Carmine, who arrived in Ashtabula Co., OH sometime between 1875 and 1906.