local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain. In Spain, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate.
Early Origins of the Cortesía family
Aragon, an important Christian kingdom of mediaeval Spain.
Early History of the Cortesía family
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Cortesía Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Cortés, Cortes, Cortesía, Cortesia, Cortez and many more.
Early Notables of the Cortesía family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Cortesía family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Cortesía Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Cortesía Family Crest Products