San Michele Salentino

San Michele Salentino is a young town, founded in the early twentieth century by Michele Dentex Frasso, Prince of S. Vito dei Normanni, who distributed the land among the peasants who lived in S. Vito. The village was founded under the name of New Farm in 1929 and transformed its name to the present one, after obtaining the municipal autonomy. The name Michael is both a tribute to the Prince that the holy founder of reference. The adjective Salentino is used instead to distinguish it from other towns of the same name.

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