Early Origins of the Serpa family
The surname Serpa was first found in Milan (Italian: Milano, Milanese: Milan), the second-most populous city in Italy and the capital of Lombardy
. The two palaces in the Piazza del Duomo, Palazzo Reale and the palace of the archbishops are notable. The city is rich in art, museums, galleries and sights. Castello Sforzesco stands in the Parco. 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.
Early History of the Serpa family
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Serpa Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Serpentino, Serponte, Serpin, Serpents, Seripando, Serpa, Serpillius, Serpintino, Serpente and many more.
Early Notables of the Serpa family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Serpa family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Serpa Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Joaquin F. Serpa, who settled in California in 1887
- Antonio Serpa, who settled in California in 1888
Serpa Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Francisco V. Serpa, who arrived in California sometime between 1920 and 1921
Contemporary Notables of the name Serpa (post 1700)
- John Serpa, American Republican politician, Postmaster at San Jose, California, 1960-61 (acting, 1960-61) CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 28) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- José Rodolfo Serpa Pérez (b. 1979), Colombian professional road racing cyclist
- Horacio Serpa Uribe (b. 1943), Colombian lawyer, politician and current Senator of Colombia