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
Castile, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.
Early History of the Delozano family
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Delozano Spelling Variations
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)
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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
Delozano Family Crest Products