The mountainous borders of Spain
contain the origins of the prestigious surname Carasa. The original bearer of the name Carasa, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Carasa family originally lived in a place called Carrasco, which is in the municipality of Sandion de la Ribvera, in the province of Salamanca.
Early Origins of the Carasa family
The surname Carasa was first found in Castile
, an important medieval kingdom of northern Spain.
Early History of the Carasa family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Carasa research.Another 177 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1064, 1769 and 1670 are included under the topic Early Carasa History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Carasa Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Carrasco, Carrasca, Carrascal, Carrascosa, Carrascoso, Carrasquedo, Carrasquilla and many more.
Early Notables of the Carasa family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were Francisco Carrasco, created Marquis of La Corona in 1769; Juan Carrasco (died c. 1670) Spanish apologist from Madrid; eighteenth century Spanish military officer and writer Esteban Félix... Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Carasa Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Carasa family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Julián Carrasco, a priest who accompanied Pedro de Mendoza to Argentina. He witnessed the founding of the city of Buenos Aires in 1536; and was the first parish priest of Buenos Aires. Other early migrants to the New World included Martí.