From the historical and enchanting region of Spain
emerged a multitude of noble families, including the distinguished De los reyes family. The De los reyes surname is derived from the Latin "regis, " meaning "royal." The Spanish word "rey" means "king," while "reina" means "queen." Bearing this name does not necessarily imply royal ancestry however; as, when surnames first began to be used in Medieval Spain
, nicknames were often taken on as surnames.
Early Origins of the De los reyes family
The surname De los reyes was first found in Castile
, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the De los reyes family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our De los reyes research.Another 209 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1204, 1652, 1676 and 1892 are included under the topic Early De los reyes History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
De los reyes Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Reyes, Rey, de Reyes, de los Reyes, del Rey, Reina, de la Reina, de Reina, Reinoso, de Reinoso, Reynoso, de Reynoso, Reinosa, de Reinosa, Reynosa, de Reynosa, Real, de Real and many more.
Early Notables of the De los reyes family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were sixteenth century Spanish theologian and Bible translator Casiodoro Reina; sixteenth century Spanish poet Rodrigo de Reinosa; sixteenth century Spanish writer Francisco de la Reina; seventeenth century Spanish poet and playwright Andrés Rey de Artieda; Juan de los Reyes (c1652 - 1676), a Spanish priest... Another 54 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early De los reyes Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the De los reyes family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
De los reyes Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Felic Delosreyes, aged 24, who landed in America, in 1923