The distinguished surname Bermudes comes from Spain
, a country rich in culture and history. It is a patronymic
surname that is derived from the given name Bermudo. Spanish patronymic names emerged as early as the mid-9th century and the most common patronymic suffix is ez. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. Some names are derived from the saints of the Christian Church, but many Spanish surnames are derived from personal names of Germanic origin. The Visigoths
, who ruled Spain
between the mid-5th and early 8th centuries had a profound impact on the development of surnames.
Early Origins of the Bermudes family
The surname Bermudes was first found in Galicia
, where the Celts
and the Swabians, a Germanic tribe, had settled.
Early History of the Bermudes family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bermudes research.Another 110 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1045 and 1537 are included under the topic Early Bermudes History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Bermudes Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bermúdez, Bermudez, Bermudes, Bermúdiz, Bermudiz, Bermudo, Bermúndez, Bermundez, Vermúdez, Vermudez, Vermudo, Vermúndez and many more.
Early Notables of the Bermudes family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family twelfth century nobleman Garci Bermúdez of Toledo; Pedro Bermúdez de Trejo, fifteenth century soldier of the Reconquest; Bartolomé Bermúdez, knighted by King Charles... Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bermudes Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Bermudes family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bermudes Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Salvador Bermudes, who arrived in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1778 with his wife María Ramos