The mountainous borders of Spain
contain the origins of the prestigious surname Carrassa. The original bearer of the name Carrassa, 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 Carrassa 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 Carrassa family
The surname Carrassa was first found in Castile
, an important medieval kingdom of northern Spain.
Early History of the Carrassa family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Carrassa research.Another 177 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1064, 1769 and 1670 are included under the topic Early Carrassa History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Carrassa Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Carrasco, Carrasca, Carrascal, Carrascosa, Carrascoso, Carrasquedo, Carrasquilla and many more.
Early Notables of the Carrassa 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 Carrassa Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Carrassa 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.