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Early Origins of the lape family
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 lape family
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lape Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Lapi, Lapini, Lapucci, Lape, Lappi, Luppe, Lapo, Laponelli and many more.
Early Notables of the lape family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the lape family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
lape Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
lape Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
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