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Where did the Spanish Ricaurte family come from? What is the Spanish Ricaurte family crest and coat of arms? When did the Ricaurte family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Ricaurte family history?The surname Ricaurte was derived from the personal name Ricardo and is generally thought to be Germanic in origin, brought to Spain by the Visigoths in the 5th and 6th centuries.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ricardo, Ricardos, Ricart, Ricarte and others.
First found in Castile, along the banks of the Ebro river.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ricaurte research. Another 328 words(23 lines of text) covering the year 1794 is included under the topic Early Ricaurte 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: Diego de Ricarte, who sailed to Spanish America in 1539; Catalina de Ricartesa, who came to the Dominican Republic in 1555; and Gaspar de Ricart, who sailed to New Spain in 1579. Later settlers included Santiago Ricardo, who immigrated to Puerto Rico in 1816.
The Ricaurte Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Ricaurte 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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