Boregas History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

The surname Boregas is of local origin, being one of those surnames based on the name of a place where a man once lived or where he once owned land. The Spanish word "borrego" means "lamb," and the toponym may have indicated a place where lambs grazed.

Early Origins of the Boregas family

The surname Boregas was first found in the kingdom of Galicia, in the northwestern region of the Iberian peninsula.

Early History of the Boregas family

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Boregas Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Borrega, Borregos, Boregas, Borrégo and others.

Early Notables of the Boregas family (pre 1700)

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Migration of the Boregas family

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Gaspar Borrego Padilla who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860; and Juan Borrego Romero who settled in Puerto Rico 1860.



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