(Italian: Piemonte, Piedmontese and Occitan: Piemont), a territorial division of northern Italy at the foot of the Alps consisting of the provinces of Alessandria, Cuneo, Novara and Turin. Later Aosta and Vercelli were added and still later, Asti. History is related back to 49 B.C. The house of Savoy rose in 1000 A.D. 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.
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of this family name include: Perona, Perone, Peroni, Pirona, Pirone, Pironi, Perrone and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Angel and James Perona, who were both naturalized in Indiana between the years 1892 and 1906; Josheph Perona, who was naturalized in Illinois in 1894.