Blanca History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Blanca family
The surname Blanca was first found in Austria, where the name Bianchi gained prominence after their arrival to the area. Originally from Italy, the Bianchi family was brought to Austria from King Ferdinand I. This family branched into many houses, both in the Italian regions of Sicily, Bologna and Tolentino and in various Austrian districts. Their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Important Dates for the Blanca family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Blanca research. Another 183 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1816, 1816, 1768, 1855, 10, , 1815, 1800, 1838, 1752, 1810, 1783, 1784, 1790, 1804, 1758 and 1817 are included under the topic Early Blanca History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Blanca Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Bianchie, Biancchi, Biancchie, Bianci, Biancci, Biancie, Bianccie and many more.
Early Notables of the Blanca family (pre 1700)
During this period prominent bearers of the name Blanca were Francesco Bianchi (c.1752-1810), Italian composer best known for his operas, of which he wrote over 90, such as "La villanella rapita" (Venice...
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Blanca migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Blanca Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Miguel De Blanca, who arrived in America in 1813 
- Santiago Blanca, who arrived in Puerto Rica in 1860 
Contemporary Notables of the name Blanca (post 1700)
- Maria Blanca Vargas-Magana, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1980 
- Blanca Castellon (b. 1958), Nicaraguan poet, winner of Instituto de Estudios Modernistas of poetry in Valencia, Spain
- Blanca Suárez (b. 1988), Spanish actress
- Blanca Sanchez Vela (1936-2014), American politician and matriarch of one of the most prominent families in Brownsville, Texas
- Blanca Cerón Perín (b. 1974), Spanish freestyle swimmer at the 1996 Summer Olympics
- Blanca Fernanda de la Cerda (1317-1347), Spanish noblewoman
- Blanca Alcala, Mexican politician
- Blanca Inés Osuna (b. 1950), Argentine Justicialist Party politician
- Blanca Canales Torresola (1906-1996), Puerto Rican nationalist leader of The Jayuya Uprising
- Blanca Fernández Ochoa (b. 1963), Spanish skier, winner of the World Cup in Women's Slalom
- ^ 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 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html