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The distinguished Spanish surname Casares is of toponymic and locative origin. It is of toponymic origin when it is derived from the name of the place of residence of the original bearer; it is of locative origin when it is derived from a natural or man-made feature of the dwelling place of the initial bearer.

Casares Early Origins



The surname Casares was first found in Castile, in north central Spain, although the name may have originated from various other places in the regions of Galicia, the Basque country or Andalucia.

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Casares Spelling Variations


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Casares Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Casares, Casarez, Casare, Cazares and others.

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Casares Early History


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Casares Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Casares research. Another 441 words (32 lines of text) covering the years 1493 and 1629 are included under the topic Early Casares History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Casares Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Casares Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 21 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Casares 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:

Casares Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Antonio De Casares and his wife Isabel de Ojeda de Casares who settled in New Spain in 1599

Casares Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Felix Casares who immigrated to Puerto Rico in 1836
  • Felix Casares, who came to Puerto Rico in 1836
  • Felix Casares, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1836
  • M A Casares, aged 30, landed in New Orleans, La in 1845

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Contemporary Notables of the name Casares (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Casares (post 1700)



  • Richard Jose "Rick" Casares (1931-2013), American college and NFL professional football fullback who played from 1955 through 1966
  • Santiago Casares y Quiroga (1884-1950), Spanish politician, who was Minister and Chief of Government in 1936
  • Julio Casares (1877-1964), Spanish lexicographer and author of the "Diccionario ideológico de la lengua española"
  • María Casares (1922-1996), French stage actress
  • Adolfo Bioy Casares (1914-1999), Argentine fiction writer, journalist, and translator

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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. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    3. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    4. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    5. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    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. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    10. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
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    The Casares Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Casares 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 16 September 2013 at 10:30.

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