Georgi History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Georgi family
The surname Georgi was first found in Milan (Italian: Milano, Milanese: Milan), the second-most populous city in Italy and the capital of Lombardy. The two palaces in the Piazza del Duomo, Palazzo Reale and the palace of the archbishops are notable. The city is rich in art, museums, galleries and sights. Castello Sforzesco stands in the Parco. 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.
Important Dates for the Georgi family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Georgi research. Another 114 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1311, 1650, 1781, 1231, 1312, 1311, 1266, 1273, 1337, 1388, 1388, 1410, 1586 and 1662 are included under the topic Early Georgi History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Georgi Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Giorgi, Giorio, Giori, Giuri, Zorzi, Zorzo, Jorio, Iorio, Di Giorgi, Della Zorza, Givrovich, Giorgino, Givrin, Givrico and many more.
Early Notables of the Georgi family (pre 1700)
Prominent among bearers of this family in early times was Marino Zorzi (c. 1231-1312), born in Venice, the 50th doge of the Republic of Venice, from August 23, 1311 to his death; Bertolome Zorzi ( fl. 1266-1273), a Venetian nobleman, merchant, and troubadour...
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Georgi migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Georgi Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Reinhold Gerhard Georgi, who arrived in North Carolina in 1753 
Georgi Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Julius Georgi, aged 25, who landed in New York, NY in 1848 
- Friedrich Georgi, who arrived in New York, NY in 1850 
- Therese Georgi, who landed in New York, NY in 1850 
- Ignatz Georgi, who landed in New York in 1855 
Contemporary Notables of the name Georgi (post 1700)
- Charles H. Georgi, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1916 
- Colonel Georgi Konstantinovitš Mosolov (1926-2018), Soviet Russian test pilot who was awarded the Hero of the Soviet Union and the Lenin Prize
- Georgi Boyko (1933-2002), Ukrainian and Soviet petroleum geologist
- Georgi Swiridow (1915-1998), composer
- Marshal of the Soviet Union Georgi Konstantinovich Zhukov (1896-1974), Highly decorated Russian recipient of the Croix de Guerre during WWII 
- Georgi Mikhailovich Dimitrov (1882-1949), Bulgarian Communist politician
- Prince Georgi Evgenievich Lvov (1861-1925), Russian liberal politician
- Georgi S Shonin, Russian cosmonaut
- Georgi T. Beregovia, Russian cosmonaut
- ^ 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)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- ^ World War 2 Awards.com - ZHUKOV, Georgi. (Retrieved 2010, September 27) Georgi Zhukov. Retrieved from http://www.ww2awards.com/person/35000