Arzola History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The noble Spanish surname Arzola is of local
origin, as it is derived from a geographical or man-made feature near which the initial bearer lived or held land. In this instance, the surname Arzola derives from the word "arzolla," which is a type of green almond, and the suffix "-ola," meaning "place of." Therefore, the initial bearer of the surname Arzola was someone who "lived in a place where the 'arzollas' are abundant."
Early Origins of the Arzola family
The surname Arzola was first found in the mountains of Santander in the ancient kingdom of Castile.
Early History of the Arzola family
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Early Notables of the Arzola family (pre 1700)
Con la Reconquista guerra con la que los cristianos bajo las órdenes del rey Fernando y la reina Isabel reconquistaron a España y expulsaron a los musulmanes invasores... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Arzola Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Arzola family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alfonsa Arzola who emigrated to North America, and settled in New York City in 1824.
Contemporary Notables of the name Arzola (post 1700)
- Marina Arzola (1939-1976), Puerto Rican Spanish-language poets
- Daniel Caverzaschi Arzola (1993-2012), Spanish wheelchair tennis player at the 2012 Summer Paralympics
- Nestor Maranha Arzola (b. 1914), priest in Brazil
- Luis Arzola Madera, captain of the Spanish Infantry during the early 20th century
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