The surname Moratta was first found in Trieste, and ancient Roman colony that later fell under King Leopold III of Habsbourg, Duke of
in 1382. 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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of this family name include: Murratti, Muratti, Muratto, Moratti, Moretti, Muretti, Muratta, Moratta and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Dennis Muratta, who came to Baltimore in 1828; Serafino Muratori, who arrived at New York on December 17, 1888 aboard the "La Bourgogne"; and Francesco Moretta, who came to New York, NY in 1893..