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Early Origins of the Cristani family
The surname Cristani was first found in Austria
, where the name became noted for its many branches in the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into this most influential family.
Early History of the Cristani family
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Cristani Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Christman, Christmann, Cristman, Cristmann and many more.
Early Notables of the Cristani family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Cristani family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Daniel Cristman, who immigrated to Philadelphia in 1730; Heinrich Christman, who came to Pennsylvania in 1741 with his wife Anna Margaretha and his children Elisabetha Catharina, Maria Appollonia, Maria Elisabetha, Johann Peter, Catharina Barbara, and Anna Margaretha, Charles Christman, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1763.