Cartegena History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The noble surname Cartegena is of Spanish descent, and appears to be of toponymic origin, derived from the place name where the original bearer first lived or owned land. Thus, the name Cartegena signifies "one who hails from the city of Cartagena."
Early Origins of the Cartegena family
The surname Cartegena was first found in the Castilian province of Burgos. Early records of the surname Cartegena mention Alonso de Santa María de Cartagena who was born in Burgos in 1384 and was a distinguished politician, poet and philosopher of his time.
Early History of the Cartegena family
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Early Notables of the Cartegena family (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 estos nombres de... Another 36 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Cartegena Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Cartegena family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Barbola De Cartagena who arrived in Peru in !569; Diego De Cartagena who settled in Peru in 1582; and Miguel De Cartagena who also settled in Peru in 1582..
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