Spain contain the origins of the prestigious surname Espasa. The Spanish surname Espasa is derived from the place name where the initial bearer lived or held land. In this instance it is derived from the name of a town located in the valley of Salazar, in the district of Aoiz (Navarre, Spain).
Early Origins of the Espasa family
Basque region, one of the medieval Christian kingdoms of northern Spain. Early records show a presence of the Espasa family in Pamplona, Navarre.
Early History of the Espasa family
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Espasa Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Esparsa, Esparse, Esparta, Espara, Espasa, Spada, Spata, Espada, Espadas and many more.
Early Notables of the Espasa family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Espasa family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Rafael De Esparza who came to New Spain in 1578; and Carlos De Esparza who arrived in Ecuador in 1582. Among later settlers was Ramon Esparza Orduna who immigrated to Puerto Rico in 1858..
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