Musumeci History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Musumeci family
The surname Musumeci was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia) in Emilia where it is the capital of the province of Bologna. 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.
Early History of the Musumeci family
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Musumeci Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Massimilli, Massimulla, Massimucci, Massimicci, Mussimucci and many more.
Early Notables of the Musumeci family (pre 1700)
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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Musumeci Settlers in United States in the 20th Century