Early Origins of the Maroncola family
The surname Maroncola was first found in Calabria a territorial district of Italy. Ancient Calabria was in Lecce. Modern Calabria is in the southern extremity of Italy coasting the straits of Messina. Reggio and Messina are the cities of note. This beautiful region produces wine. Olive oil and fruit. Reggio was heavily bombed during WWII because of its strategical link with Sicily
. 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 Maroncola family
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Maroncola Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Marincola, Maroncella, Marincella, Maroncola and others.
Early Notables of the Maroncola family (pre 1700)
By the end of the 15th century, southern Italy was known as the Kingdom of Naples, ruled by the house of Aragon
. By the early eighteenth century, the Austrians had gained much of the region, under the rule of the Austrian
emperor Kales VI. However, in 1734, Spaniard Don Carlos defeated... Another 70 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Maroncola Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Maroncola family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Jean Marone, who came to Virginia in 1700; Frederick Marone, who settled in Indiana sometime between 1860 and 1896; Patrick Marone, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1862.