Early Origins of the Piepoli family
The surname Piepoli 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 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 Piepoli family
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Piepoli Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Pepoli, Peipoli, Peppoli, Pepola, Pepolla and others.
Early Notables of the Piepoli family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Piepoli family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: those who arrived along the east coast of North America.
Contemporary Notables of the name Piepoli (post 1700)
- Leonardo Piepoli (b. 1971), former Italian professional road racing cyclist