Early Origins of the Muzio family
The surname Muzio was first found in Bolgna (Latin: Bononia), the largest city and the capital of Emilia-Romagna
Region. The famous University of Bolgna was founded in the 11th century, by the 13th century the student body was nearlt 10,000. Dante and Petrarch studied there. Tisso was tried there in 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 Muzio family
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Muzio Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Demuzio, Muzi, Muzzo, Muzzio, Muzio, Muzzarelli, Muzzioli, Muzzarini and many more.
Early Notables of the Muzio family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Muzio family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Muzio Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- David Muzio, who was registered to vote in America in 1920-21
Contemporary Notables of the name Muzio (post 1700)
- Giovanni Muzio, 20th century Italian architect
- Claudia Muzio (1889-1936), Italian operatic soprano