Rastro heráldico da família: Ferrotto Ancient and noble family from Lombardy, known as Ferrotto or Ferrotti, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. Due to the struggles between the various factions in Milan, the family split into two branches, one escaped to Cremia, land on Lake Como, the other in Tuscany. 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: Giacomo, landowner in Lombardy, flourishing in 1503; Pietro, doctor in "utroque jure", flourishing in Cremia, in 1522; Don Antonio, apostolic commissioner, living in Siena in 1562; Alessandro, notary in Milan, flourishing in 1578; Carlo Maria, chief physician, living in Siena, in 1611; Angelo, from Orvieto, Pontifical Cantor, from August 5, 1628, under Pope Urban VIII; Leone,... Continua
jurist, flourishing in Cremia, in 1629; Pietro Luigi, captain of arms, flourishing in Milan, in 1639; Knight Saverio, clear jurist living in Siena, in 1643; Agostino, doctor in both laws, flourishing in Milan, in 1649; Antonio, doctor in "utroque jure", living in Siena, in 1674; Fr Luigi, canon and apostolic commissioner, living in Siena, in 1698; Pietro Maria, landowner in Lombardy, flourishing in 1702; Celestino, notary in Milan, flourishing in 1717; dr. Lapo, among the councillors of Siena, in 1724; Knight. Girolamo, Ambassador of the Grand Duke of Tuscany, to various European courts, living in 1728; Giacomo, judge in Milan, living in 1732; Primo, reader of philosophy and theology at various universities, living in 1738; Bello, jurist in Florence, living in 1760; Flavio, judge in Bologna, living in 1772; Oreste, Mayor of Murle, province of Siena, in 1865. Family names so old, without any doubt, honour not only families but also the city that welcomed them; seems to be, in fact, very worthy the living members of this family which, with much decorum, carry this noble surname, which has had several illustrious persons.