Early Origins of the Loni family
The surname Loni was first found in Brescia (Latin: Brixia) in Lomardy, capital of the province of Brescia. The Pizza del Museois the main feature of the town and marks the site of the Forum. Vespasian erected the Capitoleum in 73 A.D. It contains the famous bronze statue of Vistory. The convent of S.Salvatore is also notable, founded by Desiderius, King of Lombardy
. 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 Loni family
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Loni Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lana, Lano, Lani, Lanni, Lanata, Lanaro, Lanario, Lane, Lancca and many more.
Early Notables of the Loni family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Loni family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: J. Delano, who arrived in Baltimore in 1820; M. Delano, who arrived in New Orleans in 1823; Nicolas Lana, who arrived in New Orleans in 1826; Frank Lana, who was naturalized in Iowa in 1871..
Contemporary Notables of the name Loni (post 1700)
- Loni Kaye Anderson (b. 1945), American actress best known for her role as Jennifer Marlowe on the television sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati