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Multiple Origins for the Surname Falcon



Falcon Early Origins



The surname Falcon was first found in Catalonia, in northeastern Spain. One of the earliest records of the name was Saint Falcón, who died in 1147.

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Falcon Spelling Variations


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Falcon Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Falco, de Falco, Falco, Falko, Falcon, Falcone and others.

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Falcon Early History


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Falcon Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Falcon research. Another 211 words (15 lines of text) covering the years 1469, 1641 and 1711 are included under the topic Early Falcon History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Falcon Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Falcon Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the family Juan Conchillos Falco (1641-1711), a Spanish painter from Valencia, from an ancient noble family; he was one of the first Spanish...

Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Falcon 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 were:

Falcon Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Anton Falcon arrived in Dominican Republic in 1562
  • Antonio Falcon came to Peru in 1589

Falcon Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Alexander Falcon settled in Virginia in 1620
  • Alexander Falcon came to Virginia in 1620

Falcon Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Antoine Falcon, who landed in Louisiana in 1719
  • Jacob Falcon arrived in America in 1745
  • Jacob Falcon settled in America in 1745
  • Antonia Falcon arrived in New Orleans in 1778
  • Gaspar Falcon settled with his wife Francesca and his two sons, Juan, aged 4 and Miguel, aged 2 in New Orleans in 1778
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Falcon Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Christoval Falcon settled with his wife, Josefa, and his two daughters, Antonia, aged nine months, and Catalina, aged 4
  • Diego Falcon, aged 10, landed in New Orleans, La in 1835
  • Josefa Perez Falcon, who arrived in Texas in 1835
  • Jose Falcon, who landed in Texas in 1835
  • Juan Falcon, who landed in Texas in 1835
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Falcon (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Falcon (post 1700)



  • Joseph Falcon (1900-1965), American musician, one of the pioneers of Cajun music from Crowley, Louisiana
  • Jonah Cardeli Falcon (b. 1970), American actor and writer
  • Nick Falcon (b. 1968), American musician best known as guitarist, composer, lyricist and singer of the band The Young Werewolves
  • Joe Falcon (b. 1966), American former middle distance runner
  • Billy Falcon (b. 1956), American rock artist from Valley Stream, NY
  • Ismael Gómez Falcón (b. 1984), Spanish professional footballer
  • Angelo Falcón (b. 1951), Puerto Rican political scientist
  • Kevin Falcon (b. 1963), Canadian financial executive and former politician, Deputy Premier of British Columbia (2011-2012)
  • Rodolfo A. Falcón Cabrera (b. 1972), Cuban seven-time gold medalist swimmer
  • Juan Crisóstomo Falcón y Zavarce (1820-1870), President of Venezuela from 1863 to 1868

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Falcon Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    2. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    3. 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).
    4. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    8. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    9. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    11. ...

    The Falcon Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Falcon 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 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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