Abeyta History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Abeyta family
The surname Abeyta was first found in Modena (Etruscan: Mutna; Latin: Mutina; Modenese: Mòdna). In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time was in itself a family honor.
Early History of the Abeyta family
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Abeyta Spelling Variations
In comparison with other European surnames, Italian surnames have a surprising number of forms. They reflect the regional variations and the many dialects of the Italian language, each with its own distinctive features. For example, in Northern Italy the typical Italian surname suffix is "i", whereas in Southern Italy it is "o". Additionally, spelling changes frequently occurred because medieval scribes and church officials often spelled names as they sounded rather than according to any specific spelling rules. The spelling variations
in the name Abeyta include Abbati, Abati, Abeyti, Abeyta, Abbeyti, Abbiati, Abbate and many more.
Early Notables of the Abeyta family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Abeyta family to the New World and Oceana
A look at the immigration and passenger lists has shown a number of people bearing the name Abeyta:
Abeyta Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Antonio Abeyta, aged 32, who emigrated to San Diego, California, in 1923
- Clotilde Abeyta, aged 20, who emigrated to the United States from St Jacut, France, in 1923
Contemporary Notables of the name Abeyta (post 1700)
- Narciso Platero Abeyta (1918-1998), American Navajo painter and silversmith
- Pablita Abeyta (b. 1953), American Navajo sculptor and activist from New Mexico
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