Deanda History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Origins Available: Portuguese
The noble Spanish surname Deanda is of toponymic origin, that is, it derives from the place where the original bearer lived or held land. The roots of the name lie in the Basque
language, "anda" is composed of the elements "an-, ana" signifying "pastoral," and the locative suffix "-da." Thus, the surname Deanda signifies "one who lives in the pastoral region of Anda."
Early Origins of the Deanda family
The surname Deanda was first found in the Basque
province of Alava, in the Valley of Quartango.
Early History of the Deanda family
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Early Notables of the Deanda family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Deanda family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Deanda Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Manuel de Anda, aged 28, who emigrated to the United States from Paris, in 1903
- Teresa Arroyo de Anda, aged 18, who settled in America from Paris, France, in 1912
- Augustin Arroyo de Anda, aged 58, who settled in America from Paris, France, in 1912
- Humberto de Anda, aged 26, who landed in America, in 1919
Contemporary Notables of the name Deanda (post 1700)
- James DeAnda (1925-2006), American attorney and United States federal judge
- Paula Dacia DeAnda (b. 1989), American pop singer-songwriter and actress
- Simón de Anda y Salazar (1701-1776), Spanish Basque Governor of the Philippines (1770 to 1776)
- Rodolfo de Anda (1943-2010), Mexican actor
- Alfonso "Poncho" de Anda (b. 1974), Mexican TV show host
- José Francisco Gabriel de Anda (b. 1971), retired Mexican soccer player
- Manuel de Anda (1875-1957), civil engineer born in Spain
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