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Arco Early Origins



The surname Arco was first found in Tyrol, where this family name was a prominent contributor to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the name Arco became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the region and the nation.

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Arco Spelling Variations


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Arco Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Arco, Arcco, Arcoe, Arrcoe, Arcoes and others.

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Arco Early History


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Arco Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Arco research. Another 237 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1652 and 1704 are included under the topic Early Arco History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Arco Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Arco Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 23 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Arco 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 were:

Arco Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Domingo Arco, who came to New Spain in 1574

Arco Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Fred Von Arco, who arrived in Illinois in 1904

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Contemporary Notables of the name Arco (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Arco (post 1700)



  • Georg Wilhelm Alexander Hans Graf von Arco (1869-1940), German physicist, radio pioneer, co-founder of the "Society for Wireless Telegraphy" which became the Telefunken company

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Arco Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    2. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    3. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    4. Brechenmacher, Josef Karlmann. Deutches Namenbuch. Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1928. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    6. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    7. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    8. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    9. Gottschald, Max. Deutsche Namenkunde unsere Familiennamen nach ihrer Entstehung und Bedeutung. München: J.F. Lehmanns Verlag, 1932. Print.
    10. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
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    The Arco Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Arco 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 24 October 2015 at 19:48.

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