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Where did the Spanish Santiago family come from? What is the Spanish Santiago family crest and coat of arms? When did the Santiago family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Santiago family history?

The mountainous borders of Spain contain the origins of the prestigious surname Santiago. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in Spain were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Spanish patronymic names emerged in the mid-9th century and were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins.

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Spelling variations of this family name include: Santiago, de Santiago, Santyago, de Santyago, Sandiego, San Diego, San Jaime, Yago, Yagüe, Yague, Yagües, Yagues, Yáguez and many more.

First found in Galicia, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Santiago research. Another 650 words(46 lines of text) covering the years 1037, 1085, and 1139 are included under the topic Early Santiago History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 38 words(3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Santiago Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

  • Pedro de Santiago, who sailed to America with his daughter Catalina in 1514
  • García de Santiago, who came to America in 1514
  • Melchor Santiago, settled in Río de la Plata in 1535
  • Ana de Santiago, moved to New Spain in 1577
  • Luis de Santiago, who settled in Peru in 1592

Santiago Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Manuel Santiago, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1803
  • Pedro De Santiago, who landed in America in 1811
  • Garcia De Santiago, who landed in America in 1814
  • Juan Jose Santiago, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1816
  • Migl Santiago, aged 22, landed in New Orleans, La in 1825


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  • Richard Santiago Rodríguez (b. 1970), Puerto Rican bronze medalist boxer at the 1991 Pan American Games
  • Joseph Alberto "Joey" Santiago (b. 1965), Filipino-American guitarist and composer
  • Emile Santiago (1899-1995), American Academy Award winning costume designer for the film The Robe (1953)
  • Alfredo Santiago, American educational administrator, Assistant Dean at Rutgers University
  • Milly Santiago, American news reporter
  • Roberto Santiago, American journalist and writer
  • Saundra Santiago, American actress best known for the television series Miami Vice
  • Natalio Rivas Santiago, Spanish politician and historian
  • Sonia Santiago (b. 1966), German ballet dancer and ballet teacher
  • Rafael Santiago Maria (b. 1984), Brazilian footballer

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  1. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
  2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  3. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
  4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  5. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
  6. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
  7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  9. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
  10. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
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The Santiago Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Santiago 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.

This page was last modified on 8 August 2015 at 18:11.

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