local origin, as it is derived from a particular place-name near which the original bearer lived or held land. In this instance, the surname Arreguin derives from the Basque words "arri," meaning "stone," and the local suffix "egi," which means "from, or slope." Therefore, the surname Arreguin literally means "one who lived in a stony place or one who lived by a rocky incline."
Early Origins of the Arreguin family
Basque country, where the family had four ancestral seats. These seats were found in the districts of Anguiozar, Aztigarreta, Azpeitia and Azcoitia.
Early History of the Arreguin family
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Arreguin Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Arregui, Arreggui, Arreguin, Arreguia, Arregi and others.
Early Notables of the Arreguin family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Arreguin family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Ambratio Arregui, aged 20, who arrived at Ellis Island from Mallavia, Spain, in 1911; Consuelo Arregui, aged 8, who arrived at Ellis Island from Cadiz, Spain, in 1919.
Contemporary Notables of the name Arreguin (post 1700)
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