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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cunietti


Absolutely rare it would seem to be the Alexandrine, we find traces of this surname with a Leopoldo Cunietti, listed among the administrators of the city of Alessandria appointed by the Napoleonic army in 1798. additions provided by Arnaldo Cunietti Cunietti is originally from Castelnuovo Bormida (AL). Unique surname of this country that appears approximately around 1630/1640. Originally this family was called Chinetti and appears for the first time with this surname in a census of 1489/90. Chinetti and voice of uncertain origin, probably derived from the name Melchiorre, through the forms Marchiodi, Chiodi, Chionio, Chionetti, Chinetti. (See The Cunietti family of Castelnuovo e Capriata - Five centuries of history. 1489-1999 Acqui Terme 2001.- Author: Arnaldo Cunietti-Ferrando Exemplary in the library of the Archivo Storico di Alessandria).

Bibliographic source' "L'origine dei cognomi Italianim storia ed etimologia" di E. Rossoni disponibile online su: https://archive.org/

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