Chaves History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Chaves migration to the United States

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Chaves Settlers in United States in the 16th Century
  • Andrés de Chaves, who arrived in America in 1512
  • Diego de Chaves, who arrived in America in 1526
  • Juan Chaves, who served with Pedro de Alvarado and who founded the settlement of Gracias a Dios in 1533
  • Bernardo de Chaves, who arrived in the Dominican Republic in 1534
  • Gómez de Chaves, who arrived in Cartagena in 1534
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)
Chaves Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Andres De Chaves, who landed in America in 1812 [1]
  • Hemando De Chaves, who arrived in America in 1815 [1]
  • Nicolasa DeJesus Chaves, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1816 [1]
  • Juan De Chaves, who landed in America in 1817 [1]
  • Gonzalo De Chaves, who landed in America in 1817 [1]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)
Chaves Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Ana Chaves, who arrived in Texas in 1923

Contemporary Notables of the name Chaves (post 1700)

  • Richard John Chaves (b. 1951), American actor
  • José Francisco Chaves (1833-1904), nineteenth century American politician, lawyer and farmer
  • Zachary A. Chaves, American politician, Candidate for Connecticut State Senate 36th District, 2008 [2]
  • Jose Francisco Chaves (1833-1904), American Republican politician, Delegate to U.S. Congress from New Mexico Territory, 1865-67, 1869-71; Member New Mexico territorial council, 1875 [2]
  • E. V. Chaves, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico Territory, 1892, 1904 [2]
  • Amado Chaves Jr., American politician, U.S. Vice Consul in La Guaira, 1924 [2]
  • Victorico L. "Concoy" Chaves (1932-2016), Filipino sportsman and politician, Member of the Philippine House of Representatives (1987-1998), President of the Philippine Amateur Volleyball Association (1986-1995)
  • Raúl Pires Ferreira Chaves (1889-1967), Portuguese civil engineer and inventor
  • João Carlos Pinto Chaves (b. 1982), Brazilian professional footballer
  • Jorge Ferreira Chaves (1920-1982), Portuguese architect
  • ... (Another 12 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Citations

  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
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