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Where did the Spanish Uriarte family come from? What is the Spanish Uriarte family crest and coat of arms? When did the Uriarte family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Uriarte family history?The noble Spanish surname Uriarte, is of local origin, derived from a natural or man-made geographic feature near which the original bearer resided. In this instance, the surname derives from the Basque elements "uri," meaning "town," and "arte," or "middle." Therefore, the initial bearer of the name Uriarte was someone whose home was located between two towns, perhaps in a rather remote area.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Uriartes, Uriates, Iriarte and others.
First found in the district of Marquina, in the Basque province of Vizcaya.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Uriarte research. Another 365 words(26 lines of text) covering the year 1581 is included under the topic Early Uriarte History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 35 words(2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Uriarte Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Uriarte Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Uriarte Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Uriarte 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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