The Spanish Bracquemont surname is said to derive from the name of the French town of Bracquemont, near Dieppe.
Early Origins of the Bracquemont family
The surname Bracquemont was first found in Valladolid, a very important city in Old Castile
. The name is said to have come to Spain
with Rubin de Bracamonte, a French Admiral, during the reign of "Don Enrique II" or Henry II of Castile
(lived 1334-1379). One of the earliest references to this name or to a variant is a record of one Alonso Davalos y Bracamonte, first Count of Miravalle in 1645.
Early History of the Bracquemont family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bracquemont research.Another 79 words (6 lines of text) covering the years 1528, 1614, 1653, 1602, 1625, 1656, 1654 and 1687 are included under the topic Early Bracquemont History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Bracquemont Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bracamonte, Bracamontes, Bracamont, Bracquemont, Bracquemond and many more.
Early Notables of the Bracquemont family (pre 1700)
Con la Reconquista guerra con la que los cristianos bajo las órdenes del rey Fernando y la reina Isabel reconquistaron a España y expulsaron a los musulmanes invasores en el año 1492. Dentro de estos nombres de familias se han destacado, por ejemplo, Don Alfonso de Bracamonte, made... Another 48 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bracquemont Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Bracquemont family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Leanor and Helen Bracamonte, who arrived at Ellis Island
on Feb 8, 1907 from England; and Anthony Bracamontes, who arrived at Ellis Island
on Dec 17, 1917 from Puerto Rico..