Saracino History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Saracino family

The surname Saracino 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 Saracino family

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Saracino Spelling Variations

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

Early Notables of the Saracino family (pre 1700)

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United States Saracino migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Saracino Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Onipo Saracino, who arrived in New Orleans sometime between 1863 and 1868
  • Peter Saracino, who settled in New York sometime between 1884 and 1912

Contemporary Notables of the name Saracino (post 1700) +

  • Bernardo Saracino, American actor from New Mexico
  • Antonio Pio Saracino (b. 1976), Italian architect and designer based in New York City
  • Janine Tagliante- Saracino, Ambassador for the Ivory Coast who has served in Bulgaria, Italy and Malta. She is also a professor of Public Health
  • Chris Saracino, Canadian composer and artist of electronic music

Triangle Waist Company
  • Miss Sarafina Saracino (b. 1886), Italian garment worker who was working at Triangle Waist Company factory at the Asch building in Greenwich Village on the 25th March 1911 when fire broke out; she died in the fire [1]
  • Miss Teresina Saracino (b. 1891), Italian garment worker who was working at Triangle Waist Company factory at the Asch building in Greenwich Village on the 25th March 1911 when fire broke out; she died in the fire [1]


  1. ^ Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire (retrieved on 3rd August 2021.) Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triangle_Shirtwaist_Factory_fire


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