Saraceni History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Saraceni family

The surname Saraceni was first found in Verona, a city in Venetia Italy capital of the province of Verona. This ancient city was the chief town of the Cenomani, a Gaulish tribe and became a Latin town in 89 B.C. It became part of Lombardy(568,) Frankish, Bartolmeo ruled and died in 1304. It is said to be the home of Romeo and Juliet. The city is rich in churches, museums, galleries, paintings, sculptures, statues and monuments. The cathedral was consecrated in 1187. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, and 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 Saraceni family

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Saraceni Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Saracino, Saracini, Sarracino, Sarecini, Sarecino and others.

Early Notables of the Saraceni family (pre 1700)

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Migration of the Saraceni family

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Onipo Saracino, who arrived in New Orleans sometime between 1863 and 1868; and Peter Saracino, who settled in New York sometime between 1884 and 1912..

Contemporary Notables of the name Saraceni (post 1700) +

    Pan Am Flight 103 (Lockerbie)
    • Elyse Jeanne Saraceni (1968-1988), American Student from East London, England, who flew aboard the Pan Am Flight 103 from Frankfurt to Detroit, known as the Lockerbie bombing in 1988 and died [1]

    1. ^ Pan Am Flight 103's victims: A list of those killed 25 years ago | (Retrieved 2014, April 9) . Retrieved from on Facebook