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Last name: Cottu

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Language of the text: Italiano
Nobility: Nobili
Nobles in:Italia - Francia (Sicilia)
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Variations Last name: Cotta
Variations of surnames are frequent and mainly derive from involuntary acts such as translation errors or dialectal inflections or from voluntary acts such as attempts to escape persecution or acquisition of titles and properties of other families

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Cottu
Variations Last name: Cotta

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Nobility crown CottuNobile famiglia originaria della contea di Nizza, e propriamente della città di Sospello, come rilevasi da Sigismondo Alberti storia della città di Sospello e sue figlie nobili, e dal Villabianca Opuscoli. Fu portata in Sicilia nel XVI secolo Commendansi: Giovanni Imperiali Cottù barone del Nadore per l'acquisto dello stato e baronia di Nadore presso Sciacca col mero e misto impero, e col dritto e la potestà di fabbricare e popolare terra di vassallaggio; indi cominciò a fabbricare in Gaddini, feudo dello stesso di Nadore, la terra di Roccaforte che per le vicende de' tempi non giunse a popolarsi. Fu egli il primo marchese di Roccaforte investito 1750, avendolo commutato con quello di Jannò da lui acquistato; inoltre comprò i feudi nobili delli Sigiani nel territorio di Paceco, e nel 1762 dal duca di Cesarò la poderosa baronia del Godrano con vassallaggio, facendo così gloriosamente entrare per come scrive il Villabianca ...

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Blazon Cottu
Variations Last name: Cotta

Coat of arms of family Cottu

1. Coat of arms of family:
Cottu
Language of the text: Italiano

Di rosso, a tre monti d'argento moventi dalla punta caricati da un serpe attortigliato in fascia di nero: sormontati da una fede di carnagione, le braccia vestite d'argento; col capo cucito d'azzurro caricato da tre stelle di otto raggi d'oro.

Blasone della famiglia Cottu o Cotta dalla Sicilia. Fonte: "Blasone In Sicilia ossia Raccolta Araldica" V. Palizzolo Gravina, Palermo 1871-75, p. 160-161.

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