Home

Digital Products

Prints

Apparel

Home & Barware

Gifts


Customer Service



Trinidad Surname History



The distinguished Spanish surname Trinidad is derived from the Spanish term for trinity, which further derives from the Latin "trinitas." The surname Trinidad thus means "son or descendant of Trinidad," a name which is rooted in Christian tradition.


Early Origins of the Trinidad family


The surname Trinidad was first found in various kingdoms within Spain.

Early History of the Trinidad family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Trinidad research. More information is included under the topic Early Trinidad History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Trinidad Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Trinidade, Triniti and others.

Early Notables of the Trinidad family (pre 1700)


More information is included under the topic Early Trinidad Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Trinidad family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Trinidad Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Ana de la Trinidad who immigrated to Cuba in 1561
  • Francisco DeLa Trinidad who arrived in Honduras in 1577
  • Mariana de la Trinidad who settled in New Spain in 1590

Trinidad Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Emilio Trinidad who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860
  • Emilio Trinidad, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Jose Trinidad, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1860 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Trinidad (post 1700)


  • David Trinidad (b. 1953), American poet
  • Thea Trinidad (b. 1990), American professional wrestler
  • Adrian Trinidad (b. 1982), Argentine football midfielder
  • Angel Borja Trinidad (b. 1958), Physician in the Philippines
  • Félix "Tito" Trinidad Jr. (b. 1973), Puerto Rican boxer
  • Milagros Laurel Trinidad (b. 1941), Congresswoman in the Philippines
  • Trinidad Tellez, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 2004
  • Trinidad Mestre, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1976, 1980
  • Trinidad "Trini" Alvarado (b. 1967), American actress and singer
  • Trinidad Pardo, Philippine linguist and anthropologist

See Also



Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)


Sign Up