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The surname Galyen 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gallo, Gall, Gallis, Gallelli, Galletti, Gallini, Gallucci, Galluzzi, Gallion, Gallus, Gallozzi, Gallas, Gallarini and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Galyen research. Another 161 words (12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Galyen History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Galyen Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Galyen Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
The Galyen Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Galyen 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.
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