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Where did the Spanish Mirando family come from? What is the Spanish Mirando family crest and coat of arms? When did the Mirando family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Mirando family history?Noble surnames, such as Mirando, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Mirando, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain. In Spain, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. Many Spanish local names reflect Arabic words or place-names because Spain was conquered by the Muslim Moors from the 8th to 12th centuries. The Mirando family originally lived in one of the provinces of Oviedo, Lugo, Segovia, and Santa Cruz de Tenerife which is derived from the Spanish word marin, which means height or elevated position.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Miranda, de Miranda, Mirandas, de Mirandas, de las Mirandas, Mirando and many more.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mirando research. Another 143 words(10 lines of text) covering the years 1041, 1677, 1749, 1481 and 1558 are included under the topic Early Mirando History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 95 words(7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Mirando Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Mirando Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Mirando Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mirando Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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