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Cuccia Early Origins



The surname Cuccia was first found in as early as the year 1152. It was in this year that Prete Caccia moved his family to Piacenza from the Lombardian city of Novara.

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Cuccia Spelling Variations


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Cuccia Spelling Variations



Surnames that originated in Italy are characterized by an enormous number of spelling variations. Some of these are derived from regional traditions and dialects. Northern names, for instance, often end in "o", while southern names tend to end in "i". Other variations come from the fact the medieval scribes tended to spell according to the sound of words, rather than any particular set of rules. The recorded variations of Cuccia include Caccia, Cacciatore, Cacciatori, Caccini, Caccioni, Cacciali, Caccianti, Cacciarelli and many more.

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Cuccia Early History


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Cuccia Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cuccia research. Another 27 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1350, 1550, 1573, 1650, 1568, 1625, 1596, 1676, 1635, 1699, 1693, 1699 and 1780 are included under the topic Early Cuccia History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Cuccia Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Cuccia Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among bearers of this family in early times was Ugolino Caccini, who was a businessman in Montecatini around 1350; Giulio Caccini of Rome was a famous composer and musician around 1550; Matteo Caccini, born in Florence in 1573, was an horticulturist; Tommaso Caccini dedicated his life to the church in...

Another 129 words (9 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cuccia 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 North American settlers with Cuccia name or one of its variants: Angelo Caccia, aged 17, who arrived at Ellis Island from Erecate, Italy, in 1912; Anna Vincenz Caccia, aged 33, who arrived at Ellis Island from Collepietro, Italy, in 1912.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Cuccia (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Cuccia (post 1700)



  • Nicholas Cuccia (1912-1994), known by his stage name Nick Cravat, an American actor and stunt performer, lifelong friend of Burt Lancaster
  • Arthur Cuccia, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 11th District, 1976
  • Enrico Cuccia (1907-2000), Italian banker, the first and long-term president of Mediobanca SpA
  • Salvo Cuccia (b. 1960), Italian cinema director and screenwriter
  • Vincenzo Cuccia (1892-1979), Italian fencer who won a gold and bronze medal at the 1924 Summer Olympics

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    2. Di Crollalanza, G.B. Dizionario Storico-Blasonico Delle Famiglie Nobili e Notabili Italiane 3 volumes. Pisa. Print.
    3. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    4. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    5. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    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. Guelfi Camajani, Piero. Dizionario Araldico 1940 Reprint Arnoaldo Forni. Milan: 1978. Print.
    8. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
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    The Cuccia Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Cuccia 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 20 September 2016 at 13:37.

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