local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in Spain. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The surname De la barrera originally derived from the Spanish word Barrera which referred to a barrier and denoted that the family originally lived beside a gate or fence.
Early Origins of the De la barrera family
Castile, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the De la barrera family
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De la barrera Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Barrios, de Barrios, Barrio, de Barrio, Barro, Barros, de Barros, Barroso, Barrera, de Barrera, de la Barrera, Barreda, de Barreda, Barral, Barreto, Barrientos and many more.
Early Notables of the De la barrera family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were sixteenth century writer and philosopher Alonso de Barros; Miguel Barrios (c.1625-1701), a Spanish poet and historian; sixteenth century scientist and writer Bartolomé Barrientos; eighteenth century Spanish naval officer Blas Clemente de Barreda y Campuzano; nineteenth century Spanish politician and...
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Migration of the De la barrera family to the New World and Oceana
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De la barrera Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
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