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The noble Spanish surname Calzada is of local or locative origin, derived from the place where a man once lived or where he once owned land. The Spanish word "Calzada" means "highway or roadway," and the surname was therefore applied to a family or a person who lived near the road.

Calzada Early Origins



The surname Calzada was first found in the Castilian province of Almadoz, where they had been since Roman times.

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Calzada Spelling Variations


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Calzada Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Calzada, Calzadilla, Calzadas, Calzados and others.

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Calzada Early History


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Calzada Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Calzada research. Another 387 words (28 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Calzada History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Calzada Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Calzada Early Notables (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...

Another 34 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Calzada 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:

Calzada Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Pedro Calzada who settled in the Dominican Republic in 1538

Calzada Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Cristino Calzada, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1831
  • Juan De Calzada, who landed in Florida in 1838
  • Pedro Calzada, who arrived in Dominican Republic in 1838
  • Sebastian Calzada, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1860
  • Sebastian Calzada Lopez who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Calzada (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Calzada (post 1700)



  • Luis Sáenz de la Calzada (1912-1994), Spanish painter, poet and actor
  • José Manuel Calzada Calzada (b. 1947), distinguished Spanish philosopher
  • Juan Ismael Calzada, Mexican botanist and collector
  • José Eduardo Calzada (b. 1964), Mexican politician

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    3. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    7. 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.
    8. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    9. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    10. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    11. ...

    The Calzada Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Calzada 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.

    This page was last modified on 28 April 2014 at 18:13.

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