The noble surname Balladare is of Spanish descent, and is of local
origin. The name Balladare is derived from the name of the place of residence of the initial bearer which, in this case, is the name of the "casa solar" or "ancestral seat" of the Balladare family. The place name is in turn derived from the Spanish word "valladar" which means a "fence, a military barricade or stockade."
Early Origins of the Balladare family
The surname Balladare was first found in the northwestern province of Galicia
, near Ponteverde.
Early History of the Balladare family
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Balladare Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Valladeres, Vallader, Valadare, Balladare and others.
Early Notables of the Balladare 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 en el año 1492. Dentro de estos nombres de familias se han destacado, por ejemplo, Antonio Gaspar Valladares, Maria Tomasa Valladares and Ana... Another 68 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Balladare Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Balladare family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Hernando De Valladares who arrived in the Spanish Main in 1561; and Francisco Valladares De Osta who settled in Puerto Rico in 1829.