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Zecca Early Origins



The surname Zecca was first found in Udine, a town in Venetia and capital of the province of Udine. An old walled city it dates back to early Roman times. There is an old castle (1517) in the center of the town which is now used as a museum and art gallery. The church of S.Maria della Purita is notable with many treasures. The town hall was built in 1448. It was the seat of the Italian command in WWI. 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.

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Zecca Spelling Variations


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Zecca Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Zucchi, Zucco, Zucca, Zucchelli, Zuchello, Zucchetti, Zucchini, Zucchino, Zuccoli, Zuccolin, Zucconi, Zuccon, Zuccalli, Zuccardo, Zuccotto, Zuccante, Zuccatti and many more.

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Zecca Early History


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Zecca Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Zecca research. Another 253 words (18 lines of text) covering the years 1254, 1320, 1460, 1862, 1663 and 1716 are included under the topic Early Zecca History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Zecca Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Zecca Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 17 words (1 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Zecca Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Zecca Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Alfonso Zecca, who settled in Philadelphia in 1878

Zecca Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Alfonso Zecca, aged 48, who emigrated to America from Calabitto, Italy, in 1907
  • Antonio Zecca, aged 28, who settled in America from Sondrio, Italy, in 1909
  • Angela Zecca, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States from Bedonia, Italy, in 1910
  • Feliceroza Zecca, aged 37, who emigrated to the United States from Olevano, Italy, in 1910
  • Francesco Zecca, aged 44, who emigrated to the United States from S. Marco Arg, Italy, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Zecca (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Zecca (post 1700)



  • Francesco Zecca, Italian actor, known for One Day in a Life (2008) and Inspector Nardone (2012)
  • Eloy Zecca (b. 1979), Italian camera operator, known for his work on That Sugar Film (2014) and The Man Slave (2015)
  • Jean-Michel Zecca (b. 1968), Belgian-Italian presenter of Belgian television
  • Adriano Zecca (1923-1983), Italian professional football player and coach, active from 1941 to 1972
  • Alfredo Horacio Zecca (b. 1949), Argentine prelate of the Roman Catholic Church, Archbishop of Tucumán since 2011
  • Ferdinand Zecca (1864-1947), French film director, film producer, actor and screenwriter

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Fucilla, Josheph G. Our Italian Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0806311878).
    2. Di Crollalanza, G.B. Dizionario Storico-Blasonico Delle Famiglie Nobili e Notabili Italiane 3 volumes. Pisa. Print.
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. Finding Italian Roots The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2003. Print.
    5. Stiens, Robert E. Passenger list Italy to New York 1893 In Italian Genealogist. Torrance, CA: Augustan Society No 3, 1983. Print.
    6. Glazier, Ira A. and P. Williams Filby Edition. Italians to America. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Print.
    7. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    8. Guelfi Camajani, Piero. Dizionario Araldico 1940 Reprint Arnoaldo Forni. Milan: 1978. Print.
    9. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Zecca Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Zecca 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.

    This page was last modified on 26 October 2017 at 08:43.

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