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The mountainous borders of Spain contain the origins of the prestigious surname Elizondo. The Spanish surname Elizondo is derived from the place name where the initial bearer lived or held land. In this case, "eleiza" is the Basque term for "church," and the suffix "-ondo" means near or beside. Thus, the surname Elizondo was derived from ancient Basque as the term for someone living near a church.

Elizondo Early Origins



The surname Elizondo was first found in the Navarre- Basque region, one of the medieval Christian kingdoms of northern Spain. Early records show a presence of the Elizondo family in Pamplona, Navarre.

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Elizondo Spelling Variations


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Elizondo Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Elizonda, Eleizondo, Elizalde, Eliza and others.

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Elizondo Early History


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Elizondo Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Elizondo research. Another 365 words (26 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Elizondo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Elizondo Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Elizondo Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Elizondo Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jose Elizondo, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1839
  • Manuel Elizondo, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1846
  • Faustino Elizondo, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1848

Elizondo Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Joaquin Elizondo, aged 22, who emigrated to the United States from Leranoz, Spain, in 1913
  • Casto Elizondo, aged 24, who landed in America from Izaba, Spain, in 1913
  • David Elizondo, aged 18, who landed in America from Mexico, Mexico, in 1913
  • Crus Elizondo, aged 19, who settled in America from Navarra, Spain, in 1916
  • Elio Elizondo, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States from Matanzas, Cuba, in 1917
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Elizondo (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Elizondo (post 1700)



  • Virgilio Elizondo, Mexican American, Roman Catholic priest
  • René Elizondo Jr. (b. 1962), American dancer, songwriter, and music video director
  • Michael "Mike" Elizondo, well-known American songwriter, bassist, keyboardist, and hip hop music producer
  • Héctor Elizondo (b. 1936), American actor
  • William Elizondo, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972
  • Pamela Elizondo, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 1st District, 2000, 2004
  • Meghan Elizondo, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004
  • Dolly L. Elizondo, American Democrat politician, Chair of Hidalgo County Democratic Party, 2013
  • Concepcion Elizondo, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000, 2004
  • Domingo Elizondo (d. 1783), Spanish soldier of Basque origin
  • ... (Another 8 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    3. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    5. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
    6. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    7. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    8. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    9. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    10. 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.
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    The Elizondo Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Elizondo 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 13 December 2016 at 16:01.

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