The origins the old family name Cabal can be found within medieval Spain
. While the patronymic
and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the name of the father and mother respectively, are the most common form of a hereditary surname in Spain
surnames also emerged during the late Middle Ages. Many people, such as the Cabal family, adopted the name of their occupation
as their surname. The surname Cabal was an occupational name for a knight or a knight's servant.
Early Origins of the Cabal family
The surname Cabal was first found in Castile
, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the Cabal family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Cabal research.Another 189 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1176, 1656, 1704, 1697, 1703, 1645, 1697, 1670 and 1679 are included under the topic Early Cabal History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Cabal Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Caballero, Caballeros, Caballer, Caballé, Caballe, Caballería, Caballeria, Caballo, Caballos, de Caballos, Cavallo, Cavallos, de Cavallos, Cavallón, Cavallon, de Cavallón, de Cavallon, Cavallero, Cavallería and many more.
Early Notables of the Cabal family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were eighteenth century Spanish politician Jerónimo Caballero, first Marquis of Caballero; eighteenth century Spanish military officer Juan Caballero; nineteenth century Cuban philosopher José de la Luz Caballero; nineteenth century Spanish military officer Antonio Caballero y Fernández de Rodas; nineteenth century Paraguayan politician... Another 48 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cabal Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Cabal family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cabal Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Barbara Cabal, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732 CITATION[CLOSE]
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)
Contemporary Notables of the name Cabal (post 1700)
- Merritt Cabal (b. 1977), American former model
- Mariano Cabal (1830-1885), Governor of the province of Santa Fe, Argentina (1886 to 1871)
- Juan Sebastián Cabal (b. 1986), Colombian professional tennis player