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De la vega Early Origins



The surname De la vega was first found in Castile, in north central Spain.

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De la vega Spelling Variations


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De la vega Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Vega, Vegas, Las Vegas, de la Vega, del la Vega and others.

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De la vega Early History


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De la vega Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our De la vega research. Another 422 words (30 lines of text) covering the years 1503, 1535, 1557, 1562, 1616, 1635, 1776, and 1848 are included under the topic Early De la vega History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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De la vega Early Notables (pre 1700)


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De la vega Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early De la vega 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:

De la vega Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Diego DeLaVega, who arrived in Rio de la Plata in 1835
  • Gaspar DeLaVega, who landed in Guatemala in 1838
  • Antonio DeLaVega, who landed in Guatemala in 1838

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Contemporary Notables of the name De la vega (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name De la vega (post 1700)



  • Francisco Cajigal de la Vega (1695-1777), Spanish military officer, Governor of Cuba from 1747 to 1760
  • Cynthia Alejandra de la Vega Oates (b. 1991), Mexican beauty queen and the 2010 Nuestra Belleza Mundo México titleholder
  • Jacqueline de la Vega (b. 1960), Mexican show host in Spain and former model
  • Sabas Pretelt de la Vega (b. 1946), Colombian economist and businessman, who served as Colombian Minister of the Interior and Justice
  • Jorge de la Vega (1930-1971), Argentine painter, graphic artist, draftsman, singer, and songwriter
  • Óscar Únzaga de la Vega (1916-1959), Bolivian politician and rebel; he founded the Bolivian Socialist Falange movement in 1937, and ran for President in the 1956 elections
  • Luis Ignacio "El Tallarín" de la Vega Leija (1914-1974), Mexican bronze medalist basketball player who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics
  • Daniel de la Vega (1892-1971), Chilean journalist, poet, playwright, chronicler, and novelist
  • Rómulo Díaz de la Vega (1800-1877), Mexican politician, 23rd President of Mexico in 1855

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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. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    3. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    5. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    7. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    8. Maduell, Charles R. Compiler Index of Spanish Citizens Entering the Port of New Orleans Between January 1840 and December 1865. New Orleans: The Compiler, 1966. Print.
    9. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The De la vega Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The De la vega 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 2 January 2015 at 09:32.

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