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Where did the Spanish Rezendes family come from? What is the Spanish Rezendes family crest and coat of arms? When did the Rezendes family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Rezendes family history?The noble Spanish surname Rezendes is of patronymic origin, deriving from the personal name of the father of the initial bearer. In this instance, the surname Rezendes derives from the Visigothic personal name "Resendo."The personal name Resendo is a name composed of the Germanic elements "reths" meaning "counsel, advice" and "sinths" which signifies "way, path." In this instance, the surname Rezendes signifies "son or descendant of Resendo."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Resende, Resendez, Resendiz, Rezende, Rezendes and others.
First found in the ancient and powerful kingdom of Castile, along the western shore of the Iberian peninsula.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rezendes research. Another 375 words(27 lines of text) covering the year 1573 is included under the topic Early Rezendes History in all our PDF Extended History products.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: those who settled along the eastern coast of North America, and throughout Central and South America.
The Rezendes Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rezendes 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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