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Where did the Spanish Valladares family come from? What is the Spanish Valladares family crest and coat of arms? When did the Valladares family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Valladares family history?The noble surname Valladares is of Spanish descent, and is of local origin. The name Valladares is derived from the name of the place of residence of the initial bearer which, in this case, is the name of the "casa solar" or "ancestral seat" of the Valladares family. The place name is in turn derived from the Spanish word "valladar" which means a "fence, a military barricade or stockade."
Spelling variations of this family name include: Valladeres, Vallader, Valadare, Balladare and others.
First found in the northwestern province of Galicia, near Ponteverde.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Valladares research. Another 369 words(26 lines of text) covering the years 1624 and 1659 are included under the topic Early Valladares History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 66 words(5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Valladares Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Valladares Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Valladares Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Valladares 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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