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Where did the Spanish Vilchis family come from? What is the Spanish Vilchis family crest and coat of arms? When did the Vilchis family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Vilchis family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Vallegas, Vallegos, Vallegoz, Vallegaz, Valleges, Vilehena, Vilhegas, Vilchena, Vilazel, Vilhena, Villegas, Villegos, Villegoz, Villegaz and many more.
First found in Andalucia, in southern Spain.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vilchis research. Another 413 words(30 lines of text) covering the years 1271 and 1700 are included under the topic Early Vilchis History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Vilchis Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Virgida Villegas who immigrated to the Spanish Main in 1567; Gil De Villegas who came to New Spain in 1575; and Diego De Villegas who arrived in Dominican Republic in 1576. Later settlers included Juan Villegas, a Spanish soldier who came to New Orleans in 1829.
The Vilchis Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Vilchis 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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