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Early Origins of the Lisi family

The surname Lisi was first found in Venice (Italian: Venezia), and seaport occupying one of the most remarkable sites of the world. Centralizing on the Grand Canal the history of the city can be traced through the different styles of architecture Byzantine, Gothic, early Renaissance and late Renaissance. It is rich in ancient palaces, churches, libraries, galleries, monuments, statues, treasures and artifacts. Its history is abundant in politics, art, religion, scholarship and conflict. The ducal palace was commenced in 1309. 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 Lisi family

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Lisi Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Lisiado, Lisi, Lizi, Lissi, Lissiatto, Liscii, Lisci, Lisoni, Lisca and many more.

Early Notables of the Lisi family (pre 1700)

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Lisi Ranking

In the United States, the name Lisi is the 18,123rd most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. [1]

United States Lisi migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Lisi Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Joseph Lisi, who settled in New York in 1906

Contemporary Notables of the name Lisi (post 1700) +

  • Joe Lisi (b. 1950), American television actor
  • Antony Garrett Lisi (b. 1968), American theoretical physicist
  • Mark Lisi (b. 1977), former American soccer player
  • Anthony De Lisi, American politician, Representative from Pennsylvania 5th District, 1938 [2]
  • Virna Lisi (1936-2014), stage name of Virna Pieralisi, Italian Cannes and César award-winning film actress
  • Simona Lisi, Italian dancer, choreographer and actress
  • Riccardo Patrick Emilio "Rick" Lisi (b. 1956), Canadian former Major League Baseball outfielder
  • Lisi Mangold (1950-1986), Swiss actress

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