Barrios History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Noble surnames, such as Barrios, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Barrios, 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 Barrios 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 Barrios family
The surname Barrios was first found in Castile, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the Barrios family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Barrios research. Another 78 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1274, 1625 and 1701 are included under the topic Early Barrios History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Barrios 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.
Early Notables of the Barrios 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...
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Barrios migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Barrios Settlers in United States in the 16th Century
- Cristóbal de Barrios, who sailed to America in 1513
- Jerónimo de Barrios, who sailed to Peru in 1535
- Juan de Barrios, who sailed to Veragua in 1535
Barrios Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Daniel Lopes Barrios, who arrived in Jamaica in 1748 
Barrios Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Esteban Barrios, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1804 
- Cristobal De Barrios, who landed in America in 1813 
- Pedro De Barrios, who arrived in America in 1828 
- Francisco Barrios, aged 40, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1829 
- I M Barrios, aged 30, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1831 
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Contemporary Notables of the name Barrios (post 1700) +
- Donald Barrios, American businessman, assisted the work of the DEA
- Zulma X. Barrios (b. 1944), American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2004 
- Jarrett Barrios, American Democrat politician, Member of Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1999-2002; Elected Massachusetts State Senate Middlesex, Suffolk & Essex District 2002 
- Gracia Barrios Rivadeneira (1927-2020), Chilean painter, winner of the 2011 National Prize for Plastic Arts
- Carlos Jongitud Barrios (1924-2011), Mexican union leader and politician, Governor of San Luis Potosí (1979 to 1985)
- Lucho Barrios (1934-2010), Peruvian bolero singer
- Fernando Gutiérrez Barrios (1927-2000), Mexican politician, head of the secret police, governor of Veracruz
- Fannie Barrios (1964-2005), Venezuelan bodybuilder
- Eduardo Barrios (1884-1963), Chilean writer and poet
- Arturo Barrios (b. 1962), Mexican long-distance runner and former world record holder
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Related Stories +
- ^ 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)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html