The surname Lunette is derived from the Italian word "luna" meaning "moon." It was most likely originally a nickname
, which later became a surname.
Early Origins of the Lunette family
The surname Lunette 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.
Early History of the Lunette family
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Lunette Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lunati, Lunatti, Lunetta, Lunette, Luna, Dalla Luna and many more.
Early Notables of the Lunette family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Lunette family to the New World and Oceana
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.