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The surname Lunetta is derived from the Italian word "luna" meaning "moon." It was most likely originally a nickname, which later became a surname.

Lunetta Early Origins



The surname Lunetta was first found in Milan (Italian: Milano, Milanese: Milan), the second-most populous city in Italy and the capital of Lombardy where Bernardo Lunati was on recorded in the year of 1386.

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Lunetta Spelling Variations


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Lunetta Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Lunati, Lunatti, Lunetta, Lunette, Luna, Dalla Luna and many more.

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Lunetta Early History


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Lunetta Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Lunetta research. Another 45 words (3 lines of text) covering the years 169 and 1693 are included under the topic Early Lunetta History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Lunetta Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Lunetta Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Lunetta Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Pietro and Luigia Lunati, who arrived in American on Oct. 21, 1885 aboard the "Canada"; Calogero Lunetta, who arrived in New York on July 30, 1890; as well as Giovanni Lunetta, who arrived in New York on July 5, 1893, aboard the "Entella.".

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Contemporary Notables of the name Lunetta (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Lunetta (post 1700)



  • Don Lunetta, American composer, known for An Introduction to the Schnelling 3000 (2013) and State of Rock (2008)
  • Susan Lunetta, American associate producer for Zombie Hamlet (2012)
  • Stanley Lunetta, American editor with Source: Music of the Avant Garde (1972-1973)
  • Marta Lunetta, Italian actress, known for Agrodolce (2008) and La dame sans titre (2013)
  • Mario Lunetta, Belgium footballer for Action 21 Charleroi in the 2009 season

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. Rome Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana 56 volumesr. Print.
    2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    4. Battilana, Natale, Ed. Genealogie Dello Famiglie Nobili di Genova. Genova: Fratelli Pagano, 1825. Print.
    5. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    9. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
    10. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
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    The Lunetta Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Lunetta Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 21 December 2015 at 13:19.

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