Early Origins of the Letto family
The surname Letto was first found in Ferrara, a city and comune in Emilia-Romagna
, northern Italy, capital city of the Province of Ferrara. History dates the city back to 753. It was at war with Venice
in 1471. It is a walled city and notable is the Church of S.Cristoforo. Knitted goods and shawls are made. 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 Letto family
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Letto Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Leto, Leti, Leuto, Letto, Alitto, Letta, Lette and many more.
Early Notables of the Letto family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Letto family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Letto Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Bertha Letto, who settled in Iowa in 1896
Letto Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- John Letto, who settled in Ontario in 1871