Luzzi History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Luzzi family

The surname Luzzi was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearly 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there for 1564 for writing satirical poems. Bologna naturally, is famous for its sausages. But many noted scholars were born there. 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. The Liuzza of Luzzi or Luzzo were first recorded as nobility in the year 972 and may have originally been from Cremona.

Early History of the Luzzi family

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Luzzi Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Liuzzi, Liuzzo, Luzzi, Luzzo, Liuzza, Luzza, Liussi, Lussi and many more.

Early Notables of the Luzzi family (pre 1700)

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United States Luzzi migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Luzzi Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Giuseppi Luzzi, who arrived in Montana in 1910


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