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Early Origins of the larocco family


The surname larocco was first found in Naples, (Italian: Napoli, Latin: Neapolis) former capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies in southern Italy; it is the chief city of the province of Naples. It shares with Istanbul the claim to be the most beautiful city in Europe. Naples has 237 Churches and 57 Chapels. The National Museum and other galleries contain riches in art and artifacts. 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 larocco family


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larocco Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Rocco, Ruocco, Rochi, Roci, Rochelli, Rocchetti, Roccchetto, Rocchini, Roccuzzo, Rocconi, Roccon, Roccardi, Roccato and many more.

Early Notables of the larocco family (pre 1700)


By the end of the 15th century, southern Italy was known as the Kingdom of Naples, ruled by the house of Aragon. By the early eighteenth century, the Austrians had gained much of the region, under the rule of the Austrian emperor Kales VI. However, in 1734, Spaniard Don Carlos defeated...
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Migration of the larocco family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

larocco Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Saveria LaRocco, aged 51, who landed in America from Belmonte, Italy, in 1904
  • Antonio Larocco, aged 22, who emigrated to the United States from Minturcco, Italy, in 1911
  • Ginseppe Larocco, aged 10, who landed in America from Allarosa, Italy, in 1913
  • Giuseppe LaRocco, aged 20, who emigrated to America from Sciacca, Sicily, in 1913
  • Vincenza LaRocco, aged 18, who settled in America from Licodia E., Sicily, in 1913
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Contemporary Notables of the name larocco (post 1700)


  • Larry LaRocco (b. 1946), American Democrat politician, Candidate for Idaho State Senate, 1986; U.S. Representative from Idaho 1st District, 1991-95 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Lori Ann LaRocco, American CNBC television journalist and author
  • Mike LaRocco (b. 1971), American former professional Supercross and Motocross racer from Michigan City, Indiana
  • James A. Larocco (b. 1948), American politician, U.S. Ambassador to Kuwait, 1997 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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