Heraldische Spur die Familie: Antuna
Nachname Variationen: d'Antonio - Antuoni - Antonelli - Antuzzi
Ancient and noble Tuscan family, with main residence in the city of Florence, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. The family has been transcribed in the centuries with different surnames, such as D'Antonio, Antonelli, Antuoni, Antuna and Antuzzi. This House was actively involved in public and civic life of Florence. Moreover, this family, in all ages, always stands out, thanks to the prominent figures, which gave birth, in the public service, in the liberal and ecclesiastical professions and in the military service. Among these, without undervalue the omitted, we would like to mention: Giacomo, Doctor in "utroque jure", living in Florence, in 1513; D. Luigi, Canon and apostolic commissioner, living in Florence, in 1529; Tommaso, landowner in Tuscany, flourishing in 1536; Alessandro, doctor in "utroque jure", living in Florence, in 1575; Agostino, Doctor of Sacred Theology, living in Florence, in 1599; Lapo Guido, notary,... Fortsetzung folgt
member of many academies, living in Florence, in 1603; Niccolò, Ambassador of the Grand Duke of Tuscany, at various European courts, living in 1653; Leone, notary in Florence, living in 1672; Ugo, councillor in Florence, in 1708; Fr Nicola, of the Order of Preachers, living in 1721; Federico, jurist, member of many academies, living in Florence, in 1735; Alessandro, landowner in Tuscany, flourishing in 1758; Bartolomeo, Ambassador of the Grand Duke of Tuscany, flourishing in 1763; Tancredi, judge in Florence, living in 1772. Other branch. Noble Sicilian family. Benedetto, royal soldier, lived in Trapani, in 1533; Celestino, doctor in "utroque jure", flourished in Messina, in 1534; Antonio, royal soldier, flourished in 1556; Gioacchino, jurist, flourished in Trapani, in 1581; Agostino was Cuirassier of King Philip II of Spain. Family names so old, without any doubt, honour not only families but also the cities that welcomed them; seems to be, in fact, very worthy living members of this family which, with much decorum, carry this noble surname, which has had several illustrious persons.