The surname Amerall is of local
origin, that is, it is a surname derived from the place of origin of the initial bearer. In this case, the surname is derived from one of the many places name Amaral in Portugal. It is possible that the place name is derived from the same root as the Portuguese word "amaral," which denotes a type of black grape.
Early Origins of the Amerall family
The surname Amerall was first found in Portugal.
Early History of the Amerall family
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Amerall Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Amerall family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Amerall family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Abilio Augusto Amaral, aged 21, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Monsao, Portugal, in 1920; Adam B. Amaral, aged 24, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Mijarella, Portugal, in 1910.