Language of the text: English Nobility: Nobles - Counts - Lords Nobles in: Italy (Piedmont - Lombardy - Veneto - Dalmatia - Emilia -)
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Ancient and noble family from Spain, originally known as Calor, that moved to Modena in the year 1220, with a Diego, quondam Pietro, where it was transcribed as Calori o Calorio. This family has given to his country many consuls, priors of the Order of the Conservatives, always occupying the highest offices of the city. A Giovanni was created Earl Palatine by Leone X; a Bartolomeo, January 21, 1540, obtained for himself and his descendants, from the Duke Federico Gonzaga, the nobility of Mantua, and in 1649 Carlo Francesco obtained the citizenship of Bologna. Count Giuseppe also had nobility in Ferrara. Other branch. Noble Sicilian family, known as Caloira, Caloria or Calorio, that had residence in Messina during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. A Francesco, in 1587,is present in Mollica's noble mastra while many members of the family were senators of the city. A Giovan Leonardo, son of Joseph, was ...
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1 Coat of arms of family Calori
Blazon of Calori or Calorio from Dalmatia and Veneto; sources: "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome I A-K"; "Archivio Storico" of Heraldrys Institute of Rome.
Azure, a lion passant gardant or between nine stars of five points in circle of the same. Helmet crowned. Crest: a lion issant or.
2 Coat of arms of family Calorio
Blazon of family Caloira, Caloria or Calorio from Sicily.
Sources: "Blasone In Sicilia ossia Raccolta Araldica" by V. Palizzolo Gravina, Palermo 1871-75, page 122; "Dizionario storico blasonico delle famiglie nobili e notabili italiane estinte e fiorenti" vol.I, compiledo by Comm. G.B. di Crollalanza, edited by "la direzione del giornale araldico, Pisa 1888"; "Archivio Storico" of Heraldrys Institute of Rome.
Azure, a castle embattled ghibelline, or, surmounted by three stars of the same.
3 Coat of arms of family Calori
Blazon of family Calori, Calorio o Calor originally from Spain.
Source: "Dizionario storico blasonico delle famiglie nobili e notabili italiane estinte e fiorenti" vol.I, compiled by Comm. G.B. di Crollalanza, edited by "la direzione del giornale araldico, Pisa 1888".
Vert, a chevron azure between three stars argent.
Verba Volant, Scripta Manent
(Spoken words fly away, written words remain)
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