The Daria surname is a patronymic
created from de Auria (or in Latin de filius
Auriae), meaning "the sons of Auria."
Early Origins of the Daria family
The surname Daria was first found in Genoa (Italian: Genova), a port on the Gulf of Genoa, capital of the province of Genoa. Daria are an ancient family prominent in the history of Genoa. First on record were Martino and Genuardo "de filius
Auriae," in 1110. The Family had fiefs in Sardinia from the 12th century to the 15th century, as well as in Dolceacqua, Oneglia and Portofino, in the Riviera to the west of Genoa.
Early History of the Daria family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Daria research.Another 392 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1249, 1270, 1275, 1284, 1298, 1466, 1528, 1560, and 1604 are included under the topic Early Daria History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Daria Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Daria family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family was Andrea Doria (1466-1560) Prince of Melfi, Genoese Admiral; already a veteran of Italian and Holy Roman Empire
wars, he returned... Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Daria Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Daria family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Cristobal Doria, who came to Mexico in 1525; Joe Dauria, who settled in Tennessee in 1890; and Julius D'Orio, who was naturalized in California in 1900..