1. Home
  2. Search last name
  3. Search Result: ALAGONA

Search last name

How to do a prelimiary Heraldic research

It is possible to do a preliminary research in our archive. About 100,000 heraldic traces, origins of surnames, coat of arms and blazons are available free of charge. Just write the desired last name in the form below and press enter.

Heraldic Search Last name: ALAGONA

Alagona
Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

You may be interested

Search Etymological origin of Italian surnames

ALAGONA

Very rare, typical of the province of Caltanissetta, a noble Spanish family originating from Aragon from which it takes its name. Among its members there are illustrious personalities such as Blasco Alagona who in 1328 is Captain of Pietro II, King of Sicily, or Artale I ° (d. 1389), Grand Justicar of Sicily and guardian of Queen Maria, daughter of Frederick III the Simple , who abandoned the traditional pro-Argentine politics and opposed to Mary and Martin of Aragon her husband who aspired to take over Sicily, Baron Giovanni Alagona contrasted with Martin II King of Sicily, his nephew, Artale II, taking up the uncle's policy, he unleashed the Martini rebellion (1392) and planned the intervention of Gian Galeazzo Visconti (1395). Taking refuge at the duke's court, he was appointed podestà of Pavia (1401) and of Milan (1402). additions provided by Ferdinando Lauricella

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


Buy a heraldic document with your coat of arms


Heraldrys Institute of Rome on Facebook