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Early Origins of the Bracamonte family

The surname Bracamonte was first found in Tuscany (Italian: Toscana), a region in central Italy. It has nine provinces. Universities are Florence, Pisa and Siena. Home of the Medici they returned to Tuscany in 1530 where they held until 1737. Francis was elected emperor in 1745 and Leopold I succeeded, down to Ferdinand III in 1793. In 1799 it was sacked by a French revolutionary force and remained French until 1847. In 1861 it joined the Kingdom of Italy. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time, at the beginning of recorded history, was of itself a great distinction and indicative of noble ancestry.

Early History of the Bracamonte family

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Bracamonte Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Bracamonte, Brac, Bracci, Braccio, Braccetti, Braccini, Braciotti, Braccioni, Bracciali, Fortebraccio, Fortebraccius, Fortebracci, Bracciale, Braccialini, Bracciatelli, Bracceschi, Braccesi, Bracamontte, Bracamontes, Bracamontons, Bracamonti, Bracamonter and many more.

Early Notables of the Bracamonte family

Prominent among members of the family was

  • the Bracamonte family of Tuscany

Bracamonte Ranking

In the United States, the name Bracamonte is the 11,736th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. [1]

United States Bracamonte migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Bracamonte Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Francisco Dc Bracamonte, who landed in Peru in 1834 [2]
  • Hernando De Bracamonte, who arrived in Peru in 1834 [2]
  • Diego De Bracamonte, who arrived in Florida in 1838 [2]

Contemporary Notables of the name Bracamonte (post 1700) +

  • Cecilia Bracamonte Chocano, Peruvian singer
  • Héctor Bracamonte (b. 1979), Argentine football striker

  1. "What are the 5,000 Most Common Last Names in the U.S.?".,
  2. 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) on Facebook