Early Origins of the lapani family
The surname lapani was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna
Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there for 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. 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 lapani family
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lapani Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lapi, Lapini, Lapucci, Lape, Lappi, Luppe, Lapo, Laponelli and many more.
Early Notables of the lapani family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the lapani family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Mrs. Lape, who arrived in Cincinnati in 1802; Lazarus Lape, who arrived in Ohio sometime between 1809 and 1852; John Lape, who arrived in Baltimore in 1855.