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Devaca Early Origins



The surname Devaca was first found in Granada, in southern Spain.

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Devaca Spelling Variations


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Devaca Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Vaca, Vacara, Vacca, Vaccari, Vaccaro, Vacaro and many more.

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Devaca Early History


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Devaca Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Devaca research. Another 163 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1490 and 1527 are included under the topic Early Devaca History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Devaca Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Devaca Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the family was the Vaca of Granada. Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca was born in 1490 of Spanish nobility. He sailed on an expedition...

Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Devaca Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Antonio Vaca who immigrated to San Juan Island in 1534; Isabel Vaca de Santiago who settled in Mexico in 1582; and Melchor Vaca who came to Peru in 1592. Later settlers included Luigi Vacari who was naturalized in 1868 in Mobile County, Alabama..

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Contemporary Notables of the name Devaca (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Devaca (post 1700)



  • Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (1490-1557), Spanish explorer

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Diez, Ma Del Carmen Galbis. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias Durante los siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Archivo General de Indias Sevilla Volume 6. Murcia, Spain: Ministerio de Cultura, 1986. Print.
    2. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
    7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    8. Maduell, Charles R. Compiler Index of Spanish Citizens Entering the Port of New Orleans Between January 1840 and December 1865. New Orleans: The Compiler, 1966. Print.
    9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    10. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
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    The Devaca Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Devaca Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 22 February 2013 at 08:05.

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