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The distinguished surname Bermúndez comes from Spain, a country rich in culture and history. It is a patronymic surname that is derived from the given name Bermudo. Spanish patronymic names emerged as early as the mid-9th century and the most common patronymic suffix is ez. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. Some names are derived from the saints of the Christian Church, but many Spanish surnames are derived from personal names of Germanic origin. The Visigoths, who ruled Spain between the mid-5th and early 8th centuries had a profound impact on the development of surnames.

Bermúndez Early Origins



The surname Bermúndez was first found in Galicia, where the Celts and the Swabians, a Germanic tribe, had settled.

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Bermúndez Spelling Variations


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Bermúndez Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Bermúdez, Bermudez, Bermudes, Bermúdiz, Bermudiz, Bermudo, Bermúndez, Bermundez, Vermúdez, Vermudez, Vermudo, Vermúndez and many more.

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Bermúndez Early History


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Bermúndez Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bermúndez research. Another 219 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1045 and 1537 are included under the topic Early Bermúndez History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Bermúndez Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Bermúndez Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among members of the family twelfth century nobleman Garci Bermúdez of Toledo; Pedro Bermúdez de Trejo, fifteenth century soldier of the Reconquest; Bartolomé Bermúdez, knighted by King Charles...

Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bermúndez 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: Juan Bermúdez, who named the islands of Bermuda when he claimed them for Spain after being shipwrecked there in 1522. Also of note was Antonio Bermúdez, an early conquistador who settled in Colombia and founded several cities there.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. 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.
    2. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    4. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    5. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. 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.
    7. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The Bermúndez Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bermúndez 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 6 November 2014 at 13:32.

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