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Last Name: Gal

Dossier: 882594
Nobility: Nobles - Consignori - Barons
Nobles in: Italia
Heraldic and genealogical preview of family: in: English

Heraldic and genealogical preview of family: Gal

Nobility crown GalAncient and noble family originally from Nus but with main residence in Aosta, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. The clear nobility of the House is confirmed by the presence of its blazon in the valuable work "Il Dizionario storico-blasonico delle famiglie nobili e notabili italiane, estinte e fiorenti" of the Italian writer and heraldist Giovan Battista di Crollalanza (19 May 1819 – 8 March 1892), published in Pisa in three volumes between 1886 and 1890. 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. Antonio, son of Pietro, both notaries, in 1571, bought the fief of Brissogne and, on January 24, 1574, obtained the title of baron. From his marriage with Caterina Battiani: 1)Eugenio; 2)Giovanni Antonio, Mayor of Bourg (1618-20); ...

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Coat of Arms of family: Gal

Coat of Arms of family Gal

1 Blazon of family Gal

Gal from Aosta, barons of Brissogne. Source: "Dizionario storico blasonico delle famiglie nobili e notabili italiane estinte e fiorenti" volume I, compiled by Comm. G.B. di Crollalanza, edited by "la direzione del giornale araldico", Pisa 1888.

Sable, a cock argent crested, wattled and legged gules; on a chief argent, a sun in splendour gules issuing out of the dexter chief.

Coat of Arms of family Gal

2 Blazon of family Gal

Gal form Chieri. Source: "Dizionario storico blasonico delle famiglie nobili e notabili italiane estinte e fiorenti" volume I, compiled by Comm. G.B. di Crollalanza, edited by "la direzione del giornale araldico", Pisa 1888.

Azure, two cocks affrontant argent, surnounted by three stars of five points or 1,2. Crest: the fortuna holding a ribbon with the motto: CONTRE FORTUNE BATAILLE.

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