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 Amero family
Early History of the Amero family
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Amero Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Amaral, Ammaral, De Amaral and others.
Early Notables of the Amero family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Amero 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.
Contemporary Notables of the name Amero (post 1700)
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