The surname Tortorici was first found in Naples, (Italian: Napoli, Latin: Neapolis) former capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies in southern Italy; it is the chief city of the province of Naples. It shares with Instanbul the claim to be the most beautiful city in Europe. Naples has 237 Churches and 57 Chapels. The National Museum and other galleries contain riches in art and artifacts. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. Tortella was one of the oldest and most noble families in the history of the region from the time of Carlo d'Angio during feudal times.
Early History of the Tortorici family
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Tortorici Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Tortella, Tortela, Tartella, Tortelli, Tortello and many more.
Early Notables of the Tortorici family (pre 1700)
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