Early Origins of the Maffei family
Tuscany, then capital of the kingdom of Italy. On the River Arno there are numerous Florentine Churches, Museums, Galleries. It dates back to 313 A.D. The history is complex and turbulent. The de' Medici family are the notables. They were expelled in 1494 but they returned in 1512, out in 1527 and then returned. 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 Maffei family
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Maffei Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Maffei, Maffetti, Maffi, Maffioretti, Maffetto, Maffettini and many more.
Early Notables of the Maffei family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Maffei family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Maffei Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Maffei (post 1700)
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