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The surname Serio was first found in Ferrara, a city and comune in Emilia-Romagna, northern Italy, capital city of the Province of Ferrara. History dates the city back to 753. It was at war with Venice in 1471. It is a walled city and notable is the Church of S.Cristoforo. Knitted goods and shawls are made. 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.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Signorelli, Signorini, Signore, Signorèllo, Signoriéllo, Signorétti, Signori, Signorino, Signoroni, Signorile, Signorino, Signoriello, Signorini, Signorèllus, Signorettus, Sénior, Senioris, Signoraccio, Signoria, Signorili and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Serio research. Another 341 words (24 lines of text) covering the years 1387 and 1409 are included under the topic Early Serio History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Serio Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Serio Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Serio Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
The Serio Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Serio Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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