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