Early Origins of the Baldonado family
The surname Baldonado was first found in at Parma, the Capital of the Province of Parma, in the region of Emilia-Romagna
famous for its prosciutto and cheese. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time was in itself a family honor. Where the family was first recorded in the year 1300 and received their first diploma of nobility in 1445.
Early History of the Baldonado family
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Baldonado Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Baldana, Baldane, Baldano, Boldoni, Baldini, Baltodano and many more.
Early Notables of the Baldonado family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Baldonado family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: O. Baldini, who settled in New Orleans in 1869; Maria Balda, who came to New York, NY in 1870; Franzka Balda, who came to New York, NY in 1870; Ignatz Balda, who settled in Baltimore in 1882.
Contemporary Notables of the name Baldonado (post 1700)
- Alonzo Baldonado (b. 1974), American politician, Member of the New Mexico House of Representatives (2011-)
- Joe R. Baldonado (1930-1950), United States Army veteran of the Korean War, posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor