Galli History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Galli family
The surname Galli was first found in Rome (Italian: Roma), the capital of the Kingdom of Italy. Little can be said in the space available which would do justice to the history of this beautiful city. From 1000 B.C, its history is a book of life itself. The buildings, culture, arts, cathedrals, churches, museums galleries hold untold treasures unequalled anywhere else in the world. 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 Galli family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Galli research. Another 81 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1728, 1805, 1728, 1753, 1783, 1804, 1779, 1797 and 1804 are included under the topic Early Galli History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Galli Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gallo, Gall, Gallis, Gallelli, Galletti, Gallini, Gallucci, Galluzzi, Gallion, Gallus, Gallozzi, Gallas, Gallarini and many more.
Early Notables of the Galli family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family was Giovanni Andrea Battista Gallini called Sir John (1728-1805), Italian dancing-master, "born at Florence on 7 Jan. 1728, emigrated to England in an almost destitute condition about 1753, in which year he made his debut at the Opera House, Haymarket, as a ballet-dancer, and achieved a remarkable and rapid success, so that the next season he was appointed principal dancer, and soon afterwards director of the dances, and finally stage-manager of that theatre. He also acquired great vogue as a dancing-master, and in that capacity was admitted into the house of the third Earl of...
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In the United States, the name Galli is the 14,066th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name.  However, in France, the name Galli is ranked the 6,505th most popular surname with an estimated 1,000 - 1,500 people with that name. 
Galli migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Galli Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Carlos Galli, aged 25, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1837 
- Joseph Galli, who settled in Philadelphia in 1878
Galli Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Adamo Galli, aged 30, who settled in America from Italy, in 1909
- Achille Galli, aged 20, who immigrated to the United States from Italy, in 1910
- Achille Galli, aged 33, who landed in America from Mesero, Italy, in 1911
- Addolorato Galli, aged 18, who landed in America from Castelpetroso, Italy, in 1913
- Adele Galli, aged 12, who immigrated to the United States from Caprino, Verona, Italy, in 1913
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Contemporary Notables of the name Galli (post 1700) +
- Giancarlo "Carlo" Galli (1931-2022), Italian footballer who played as a striker (1949-1966)
- Giorgio Galli (1928-2020), Italian political scientist, historian, and academic
- Filippo Galli (b. 1963), former Italian football player
- Gianluigi "Gigi" Galli (b. 1973), Italian rally driver
- Niccolò Galli (1983-2001), promising footballer who died in a road traffic accident
Related Stories +
- ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
- ^ http://www.journaldesfemmes.com/nom-de-famille/nom/
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)