The surname Vaquer was first found in Granada, in southern Spain.
Important Dates for the Vaquer family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vaquer research. Another 82 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1490 and 1527 are included under the topic Early Vaquer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Vaquer Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Vaca, Vacara, Vacca, Vaccari, Vaccaro, Vacaro and many more.
Early Notables of the Vaquer family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family was the Vaca of Granada. Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca was born in 1490 of Spanish nobility. He sailed on an expedition... Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Vaquer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Vaquer family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Antonio Vaca who immigrated to San Juan Island in 1534; Isabel Vaca de Santiago who settled in Mexico in 1582; and Melchor Vaca who came to Peru in 1592. Later settlers included Luigi Vacari who was naturalized in 1868 in Mobile County, Alabama..