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Noble surnames, such as Barrientos, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Barrientos, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in Spain. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The surname Barrientos originally derived from the Spanish word Barrera which referred to a barrier and denoted that the family originally lived beside a gate or fence.

Barrientos Early Origins



The surname Barrientos was first found in Castile, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.

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Barrientos Spelling Variations


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Barrientos Spelling Variations



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.

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Barrientos Early History


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Barrientos Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Barrientos research. Another 155 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1274, 1625 and 1701 are included under the topic Early Barrientos History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Barrientos Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Barrientos Early Notables (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 Barrientos Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Barrientos Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Juan de Barrientos sailed to Veragua in 1535
  • Diego de Barrientos sailed to Hispaniola in 1538
  • Felipe Barrientos sailed to Guatemala in 1576

Barrientos Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Andres De Barrientos, who landed in America in 1813
  • Alonso De Barrientos, who arrived in America in 1827
  • Catalina De Barrientos, who arrived in America in 1828
  • Miguel De Barrientos, who arrived in America in 1828
  • Santiago Barrientos, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1847
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Barrientos (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Barrientos (post 1700)



  • Gonzalo Barrientos Jr. (b. 1941), American Democrat politician, Member of Texas State House of Representatives, 1975-84; Member of Texas State Senate 14th District, 1985-2006
  • Angie Barrientos, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000, 2004
  • María Barrientos (1883-1946), Spanish soprano
  • Baltasar Alamos de Barrientos (1555-1640), Spanish scholar
  • Lope de Barrientos (1382-1469), clergyman and statesman of the Spanish Crown of Castile
  • Juan Manuel Barrientos (b. 1982), Argentine footballer
  • Pablo Barrientos (b. 1985), Argentine footballer
  • Gonzalo Barrientos (b. 1941), Democratic member of the Texas Senate from 1985 to 2007
  • Manuel Espino Barrientos (b. 1959), president of the right-wing conservative National Action Party (PAN) of Mexico
  • René Barrientos (1919-1969), former president of Bolivia

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    Other References

    1. Diez, Ma Del Carmen Galbis. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias Durante los siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Archivo General de Indias Sevilla Volume 6. Murcia, Spain: Ministerio de Cultura, 1986. Print.
    2. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    3. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    4. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
    5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    6. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    7. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    11. ...

    The Barrientos Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Barrientos Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 19 November 2015 at 09:25.

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