The distinguished Spanish surname Cazares 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.
, although the name may have originated from various other places in the regions of
country or Andalucia.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Antonio De Casares and his wife Isabel de Ojeda de Casares who settled in New Spain
in 1599. Later settlers included Felix Casares who immigrated to Puerto Rico in 1836..