From the historical and enchanting region of Spain
emerged a multitude of noble families, including the distinguished Delozano family. Originally, the Spanish people were known only by a single name. The process by which hereditary surnames
were adopted in Spain
is extremely interesting. Surnames evolved during the Middle Ages when people began to assume an extra name to avoid confusion and to further identify themselves. Often they adopted names that were derived from nicknames. Nickname
surnames were derived from an eke-name, or added name. They usually reflected the physical characteristics or attributes of the first person that used the name. The name Delozano is a nickname
type of surname for a person who was in good health and who had an exuberant personality. The name Delozano is derived Spanish word "lozano," which means "exuberant" or "vibrant."
Early Origins of the Delozano family
The surname Delozano was first found in Castile
, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the Delozano family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Delozano research.Another 199 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1142, 1607 and 1677 are included under the topic Early Delozano History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Delozano Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Lozano, de Lozano, Lozana, Loza, Luzán, de Luzán, Luzan, de Luzan, Luxán, de Luxán, Luxan and many more.
Early Notables of the Delozano family (pre 1700)
Notable bearers of the family name Delozano were sixteenth century Spanish military officer Domingo Lozano; seventeenth century Spanish poet Cristóbal Lozano; Francisco Ruiz Lozano (1607-1677), a Peruvian soldier, astronomer, mathematician and educator; eighteenth century Spanish historian and ethnographer... Another 37 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Delozano Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Delozano family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Delozano Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Tristan DeLozano, who landed in Florida in 1838 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)