Nobility: Nobles - Barons
Nobles in: Italy (Sicily)
Heraldic and genealogical preview of family: in: English
Ancient and noble Sicilian family, known as Zummo or Zumbo, of clear and ancestral virtue, with residence in Messina, Palermo and Syracuse, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. 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. Among these, without undervalue the omitted, we would like to mention: Giaimo who, in 1450, was notary master of the stratcial court of Messina; Bartolomeo Zumbo, Baron of Cava and noble of Syracuse in 1491; another Giaimo, who, on February 22, 1506, obtained investiture of the fief of Cava in Syracuse; Scipione who in the year 1547-48 held the position of sworn in Syracuse in 1519-20; Vincenzo, senator in 1545; Giovanni sworn in Syracuse in 1562-63; Francesco sworn in Syracuse in 1573-74; Gaspare sworn in Syracuse in 1599-1600; Fr ...
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1 Blazon of family Zumbo
Blazon of Zummo or Zumbo family. Sources: "Blasone In Sicilia ossia Raccolta Araldica" V. Palizzolo Gravina, Palermo 1871-75, page 384; "Archivio Storico" of Heraldrys Institute of Rome.
Azure, a bend gules between two stars or of five points in chief, and one star of the same of five points in base. Helmet crowned by baron.
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