Noble surnames, such as Barreno, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Barreno, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in Spain
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The surname Barreno originally derived from the Spanish word Barrera which referred to a barrier and denoted that the family originally lived beside a gate or fence.
Early Origins of the Barreno family
The surname Barreno was first found in Castile
, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the Barreno family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Barreno research.Another 155 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1274, 1625 and 1701 are included under the topic Early Barreno History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Barreno Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Barrios, de Barrios, Barrio, de Barrio, Barro, Barros, de Barros, Barroso, Barrera, de Barrera, de la Barrera, Barreda, de Barreda, Barral, Barreto, Barrientos and many more.
Early Notables of the Barreno family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were sixteenth century writer and philosopher Alonso de Barros; Miguel Barrios (c.1625-1701), a Spanish poet and historian; sixteenth century scientist and writer Bartolomé Barrientos; eighteenth century Spanish naval officer Blas Clemente de Barreda y Campuzano; nineteenth century Spanish politician and... Another 46 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Barreno Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Barreno family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Barreno Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Antonio Barreno, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1803 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Contemporary Notables of the name Barreno (post 1700)
- Maria Isabel Barreno de Faria Martins GOIH (1939-2016), Portuguese writer