Fagagna History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Fagagna family
The surname Fagagna was first found in Venice (Italian: Venezia), and seaport occupying one of the most remarkable sites of the world. Centralizing on the Grand Canal the history of the city can be traced through the different styles of architecture Byzantine, Gothic, early Renaissance and late Renaissance. It is rich in ancient palaces, churches, libraries, galleries, monuments, statues, treasures and artifacts. Its history is abundant in politics, art, religion, scholarship and conflict. The ducal palace was commenced in 1309. 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.
Early History of the Fagagna family
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Fagagna Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Veguilla, Vegliani, Fagagna, Fagareti, Fagioli, Fagiuoli, Faffiola and many more.
Early Notables of the Fagagna family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Fagagna family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alfano Fagnani, aged 19, who arrived at Ellis Island from Trivento, Italy, in 1912; Angelo Fagnani, aged 17, who arrived at Ellis Island from Cuggiono, Italy, in 1920.
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