The Palagi surname is the patronymic
or plural form of Palazzo; which is a habitational name, created a place name such as Palazzo Adriano in Palermo province, Sicily; Palazzo San Gervasio in Potenza province; or possibly from Palazzo Canavese in Turin province. These place names are all rooted in the Italizn word "palazzo," which means "palace."
Early Origins of the Palagi family
The surname Palagi was first found in Milan (Italian: Milano, Milanese: Milan), the second-most populous city in Italy and the capital of Lombardy
. The two palaces in the Piazza del Duomo, Palazzo Reale and the palace of the archbishops are notable. The city is rich in art, museums, galleries and sights. Castello Sforzesco stands in the Parco. 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. The family are recorded in Milano in 1277.
Early History of the Palagi family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Palagi research.Another 392 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1212, 1279, 1288, and 1462 are included under the topic Early Palagi History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Palagi Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Palazzi, Palazzo, Pallazi, Pallazzi, Pallazzo, Palozzi, Pallozzo, Palozi, Pallozzi, Palozzi, Palozzo and many more.
Early Notables of the Palagi family (pre 1700)
Prominent among bearers of this family in early times was Corrado Palazzi, Captain of the Brescia militia during the battle with Trent in 1279, of the Ghibeline faction, he became mayor of Piacenza in 1288... Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Palagi Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Palagi family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Giuseppe Palazzi, age 27, who arrived in New York on May 21, 1883 aboard the "Assyria"; Stefano Palazzio, age 33, who arrived in New York on May 29, 1884, aboard the ".
Contemporary Notables of the name Palagi (post 1700)
- Pelagio Palagi (1775-1860), Italian painter, sculptor and interior decorator