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The surname Muretti was first found in Trieste, and ancient Roman colony that later fell under King Leopold III of Habsbourg, Duke of Austria 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Murratti, Muratti, Muratto, Moratti, Moretti, Muretti, Muratta, Moratta and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Muretti research. Another 315 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1625, 1713, and 1885 are included under the topic Early Muretti History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 20 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Muretti Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
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..
The Muretti Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Muretti 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.
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