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Where did the Spanish Vincente family come from? What is the Spanish Vincente family crest and coat of arms? When did the Vincente family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Vincente family history?In Spain, the earliest forms of hereditary surnames were patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Similar to many Spanish patronymic names, the distinguished surname Vincente is a proud sign of a rich and ancient ancestry. The surname Vincente is derived from the given name Vicente, which is in turn derived from the Latin personal name Vincent, which means conquering.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Vicente, Vincente, Vicenz, Vincenz, Vicens and many more.
First found in Castile, the medieval Spanish kingdom whose language and culture were to spread to many countries around the world.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vincente research. Another 141 words(10 lines of text) covering the years 1064, 1465 and 1536 are included under the topic Early Vincente History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 65 words(5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Vincente Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Juan Vicente, who sailed to America in 1513; Honorato Vicente, to America in 1528; María Vicente, to Peru in 1592.
The Vincente Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Vincente 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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