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Where did the Spanish Dieguez family come from? What is the Spanish Dieguez family crest and coat of arms? When did the Dieguez family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Dieguez family history?

The distinguished surname Dieguez comes from Spain, a country rich in culture and history. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in Spain were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Spanish patronymic names emerged as early as the mid-9th century and the most common patronymic suffix is "ez."

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Spelling variations of this family name include: Díaz, Diaz, Didaz, Díez, Diez, Diz, Diago and others.

First found in Castile, where the name originated in Visigothic times.


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This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Dieguez research. Another 442 words(32 lines of text) covering the years 1056 and 1233 are included under the topic Early Dieguez History in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Another 85 words(6 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Dieguez Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

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Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Dieguez Settlers in United States in the 19th Century


  • Cayetano Dieguez, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1803
  • Santiago Dieguez, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1845
  • Angel Dieguez, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1854
  • Domingo Dieguez, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1860

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  • Juan Diéguez Olaverri (1813-1866), Guatemalan writer
  • Ramón Encinas Diéguez (b. 1918), local governor in Spain


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  6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  7. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
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  9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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The Dieguez Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Dieguez 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 19 May 2011 at 14:45.

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