The surname Meola was first found in Venezia, Venetia or Venetie an ancient Roman district which includes Venice. 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.
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