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Multiple Origins for the Surname Calvillo


Spanish


Noble surnames, such as Calvillo, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Calvillo, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain. In Spain, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate.

Calvillo Early Origins



The surname Calvillo was first found in Castile, preeminent among the northern Christian kingdoms of mediaeval Spain.

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Calvillo Spelling Variations


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Calvillo Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Calvo, Calva, Calvillo and others.

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Calvillo Early History


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Calvillo Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Calvillo research. Another 370 words (26 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Calvillo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Calvillo Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Calvillo Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the family were eighteenth century Cuban military officer Pedro José Calvo de la Puerta; nineteenth century Colombian politician Bartolomé Calvo; nineteenth century Argentinian...

Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Calvillo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Calvillo Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Francisco Calvillo, who landed in Cuba in 1866 [1]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)

Calvillo Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Antonio Calvillo, who settled in America from Tricarico, in 1902
  • Francesco Calvillo, aged 17, who settled in America from Foggiano, in 1906
  • Domenico Calvillo, aged 24, who landed in America from S. Marco in Lamis, Foggia, in 1909
  • Felicitas Calvillo, aged 77, who emigrated to the United States from Oaxaco, Mexico, in 1919
  • Adriana Calvillo, aged 33, who landed in America from Gigena, Argentine, in 1919
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Calvillo (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Calvillo (post 1700)



  • Anthony Calvillo (b. 1972), American-born, Canadian Football League quarterback, three-time winner of CFL's Most Outstanding Player Award

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ 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)

Other References

  1. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  3. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  4. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
  5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
  6. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
  7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  9. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
  10. Diez, Ma Del Carmen Galbis. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias Durante los siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Archivo General de Indias Sevilla Volume 6. Murcia, Spain: Ministerio de Cultura, 1986. Print.
  11. ...

The Calvillo Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Calvillo Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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