Ancient and noble family from Lombardy, with main residence in the city of Milan but originally from Robbiano, today a geographical fraction of the Italian town of Giussano, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. Initially known as Bianchi, the family began to be called Robbiano precisely because of the hometown. The founder of the family is a Domenico and his son Maffeo was the father of Giovanni. The latter was Chancellor of the Salt and, in 1625, married firstly Anna Maria Besana and then Lucia Rinaldi. His son Giuseppe, from his marriage to Margherita Dossena in 1671 had: Filippo, husband of Caterina Ponzina, Ottavio and Teresa, married to Francesco Benaglia. Ottavio took for wife Anna Maria Negri, from whom: Francesco, Isabella, Giuseppe and Giovanni. A branch of the family moved to Tuscany where its last name was often shortened Robbia. The members of this distinguished family in the manufacture ...
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1 Blazon of family Robbiano
Coat of arms of family Robbiano (di) or Bianchi di Robbiano from Lombardy.
The blazon of this family is unknown or lost, the present representation is the result of a reconstruction based on heraldic conjecture; sources: "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"; "Archivio Storico" of Heraldrys Institute of Rome.
Argent, on a fesse azure three bezants or.