Early Origins of the Perugino family
The surname Perugino was first found in Florence (Italian: Firenze), originally the capital of Tuscany
, then capital of the kingdom of Italy. On the River Arno there are numerous Florentine Churches, Museums, Galleries. It dates back to 313 A.D. The history is complex and turbulent. The de' Medici family are the notables. They were expelled in 1494 but they returned in 1512, out in 1527 and then returned. 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.
Early History of the Perugino family
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Perugino Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Peruzzi, Perugi, Perugia, Peruggi, Perugini, Perugino, Perusino and many more.
Early Notables of the Perugino family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Perugino family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Giovanni Perutti, who arrived at New York aboard "La Gascogne" on May 16, 1892, before heading on to Port Arthur
, Ontario; Angelo Peruzzi, who arrived in New York in 1890, aboard the ".
Contemporary Notables of the name Perugino (post 1700)
- Pietro Perugino (1446-1524), Italian artist