nickname for someone with a dark complexion, perhaps for an immigrant from northern Africa.
Early Origins of the De nigris family
Emilia-Romagna, northern Italy, capital city of the Province of Ferrara. History dates the city back to 753. One of the first records of the name was Carlo Negri di Pietra Santa who was a Bishop of the city in 929. Ferrar, a city in Emilia Romagna is the capital of the province of Ferrara. Them city was at war with Venice in 1471. It is a walled city and notable is the Church of S.Cristoforo. Knitted goods and shawls are made. 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 was in itself a family honor.
Early History of the De nigris family
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De nigris Spelling Variations
spelling variations. The recorded spellings of De nigris include Negri, Negro, Nigri, Nigris, Nigra, Negris, Negrelli, Negrotto, Negrello, Negroni and many more.
Early Notables of the De nigris family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the De nigris family to the New World and Oceana
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De nigris Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
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