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The noble Spanish surname Amescua is of toponymic origin. Toponymic surnames are those names which derive their origin from a particular place-name near which the original bearer lived or held land. Thus the surname Amescua means "one who hailed from Amescoa."

Amescua Early Origins



The surname Amescua was first found in the town of Amescoa la Alta or Amescoa la Baja, located in the province of Navarre.

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Amescua Spelling Variations


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Amescua Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Amezcua, Amescua, Amescoa, Amasco and others.

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Amescua Early History


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Amescua Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Amescua research. Another 239 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 143 and 1437 are included under the topic Early Amescua History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Amescua Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Amescua Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 26 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Amescua Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Bernardo De Amasco who arrived in Peru in 1584.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Amescua (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Amescua (post 1700)



  • Juan Bautista Amescua (b. 1904), Mexican lawyer

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Amescua Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    2. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    3. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
    4. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    5. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    7. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    8. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    10. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
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    The Amescua Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Amescua Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 29 August 2012 at 11:03.

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