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The surname Salazar is a Basque
habitation name from the word "sala," which means "hall," and the Basque
word "zahar," which means "old." There is also a place named Salazar in the province of Burgos.
The surname Salazar was first found in Castile
, where the family held a family seat
from the early Middle Ages.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Salazar, Salaz and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Salazar research. Another 175 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1190, 1618, 1620, 1639, 1710, 1650, 1715, 1694 and 1755 are included under the topic Early Salazar History in all our PDF Extended History products
Another 271 words (19 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Salazar Notables in all our PDF Extended History products
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
- Gutierre Salazar sailed to America in 1509
- Vítores de Salazar sailed to America in 1513
- Andrés de Salazar, who sailed to America in 1514
- Carlos de Salazar sailed to Peru in 1534
- Pedro de Salazar sailed to Peru in 1534
Salazar Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Gutierre De Salazar, who landed in America in 1809
- Pedro De Salazar, who arrived in America in 1812
- Juan De Salazar, who arrived in America in 1813
- Vitores De Salazar, who arrived in America in 1813
- Rodrigo De Salazar, who landed in America in 1814
Salazar Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Parfirio Salazar, who arrived in Texas in 1911
- John Tony Salazar (b. 1953), American Democrat politician, Member of Colorado State House of Representatives, 2003-04; U.S. Representative from Colorado 3rd District, 2005-
- Jesse A. Salazar, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008
- Gregory J. Salazar, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1996, 2000
- Glenda L. Salazar, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996, 2004 (alternate)
- Frank Salazar, American Republican politician, Candidate in primary for Texas State House of Representatives 143rd District, 2012
- Dannis Salazar, American politician, Delegate to New Mexico State Constitutional Convention, 1969
- Cecilia M. Salazar, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Mexico 3rd District, 1988
- Kenneth Lee Salazar (b. 1955), American Democrat politician,U.S. Senator from Colorado, 2005-09; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 2009-
- Maria Salazar, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 2000
- Maria Salazar, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 2004
- Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
- Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
- Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
- Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
- García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
- Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
- Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
- Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
- Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
- Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
The Salazar Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Salazar 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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