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Last Name: Cavigliano

Dossier: 813937
Language of the text: English
Nobility: Nobles - Counts
Nobles in: Italia

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Nobility crown CaviglianoAncient Italian family, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. According to heraldic conjectures, this family belonged to the community of Savigliano, whose inhabitants had been invested with the title of Counts. It is very probable that the family itself was originally called Savigliano and that when its different branches moved elsewhere were sometimes annotated as Cavigliano. In fact we find a main branch of the family in the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies and, precisely, in Calabria. Right here, this family, in all ages, always stood out, thanks to the prominent figures, which gave birth, in the public service, in the liberal professions and in the military service. Among these, without undervalue the omitted, we would like to mention: Federico, landowner in Southern Italy, who settled his family in Calabria; Agostino Maria, doctor in "utroque jure", flourishing in Reggio Calabria, in 1611; Camillo, jurisconsult, ...
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Blazon Cavigliano

Coat of arms of family Savigliano

1 Coat of arms of family Savigliano

Source: "Enciclopedia Storico-Nobiliare Italiana di V. SPRETI".

Argent, a cross gules.

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