The Spanish Arango surname is generally thought to be derived from a place name in Asturias. It is thought that the word "Arango" has its roots with the Basque word "aran," which meant "valley."
Early Origins of the Arango family
The surname Arango was first found in Asturias. The first bearers of this surname are believed to have been knights of the Cuervo family, who were granted lordship of the valley of Arango, and later adopted this as their family name.
Early History of the Arango family
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