Noble surnames, such as Del campillo, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Del campillo, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain
. In Spain
, hereditary surnames
were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate.
Early Origins of the Del campillo family
The surname Del campillo was first found in Castile
, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the Del campillo family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Del campillo research.Another 195 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1242, 1508, 1784 and 1789 are included under the topic Early Del campillo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Del campillo Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Campos, Campo, de Campos, de Campo, del Campo, Camps, Campillo, del Campillo, Ocampo, de Ocampo, Campa and many more.
Early Notables of the Del campillo family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were Sebastián de Ocampo, a Spanish navigator and explorer who is generally believed to have been the first navigator to have circumnavigated the island of Cuba, in 1508 and is credited with the discovery of the Gulf of Mexico; sixteenth century historian Florián de Ocampo... Another 89 words (6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Del campillo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Del campillo family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Del campillo Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Alonso DelCampillo, who arrived in New Spain in 1835 CITATION[CLOSE]
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)