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Magni Early Origins



The surname Magni 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. They were found in 1228 in Bologna.

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Magni Spelling Variations


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Magni Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Magno, Magnaguti, Magnano, Magni, Magnini, Magno and many more.

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Magni Early History


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Magni Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Magni research. Another 223 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1442, 1355, 1435, 1499 and 1572 are included under the topic Early Magni History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Magni Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Magni Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Magni 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 were:

Magni Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Giovanni Magni, age: 26, who arrived in New York, NY on February 6, 1884 aboard the "Zeeland"
  • Agostino Magni, age 22, who arrived in America on March 28, 1887, aboard the "P. Caland"

Magni Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Anoda Magni, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States from Pozzol Groppo, Italy, in 1910
  • Abramo Magni, aged 11, who emigrated to America from Baveno, Italy, in 1911
  • Ammuziata Magni, aged 48, who landed in America from Gubbio, Italy, in 1911
  • Claudio Magni, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from Como Introbio, Italy, in 1911
  • Argante Magni, aged 24, who settled in America from Pistoia, Italy, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Magni (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Magni (post 1700)



  • Pietro Magni (1898-1988), Italian aeronautical engineer involved with the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics
  • Gabriele Magni (b. 1973), Italian bronze medalist fencer in the team foil event at the 2000 Summer Olympics
  • Pietro Magni (1919-1992), Italian football player and manager
  • Pietro Magni (1817-1877), Italian sculptor
  • Fiorenzo Magni (b. 1920), Italian former professional road racing cyclist
  • Luigi Magni (1928-2013), Italian three-time David di Donatello Award winning screenwriter and film director
  • Caterina Magni (b. 1966), Italian-born French archaeologist and anthropologist

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    Other References

    1. Bongioanni, Angelo. Nomi e Cognomi. Saggio di Ricerche Etimologiche e Storiche. Torino: A. Forni, 1979. Print.
    2. Bascapè, Giacomo and Marcello del Piazzo. Insegne e Simboli Araldica pubblica e privata medievale e moderna. Rome: 1983. Print.
    3. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    4. Gheno, Antonio. Contributo alla Bibliografia Genealogica Italiana. Bologna: Forni, 1924. Print.
    5. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    6. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    9. 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).
    10. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
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    The Magni Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Magni 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 7 November 2014 at 15:02.

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