The prestigious surname Enríquiz originated in Spain
, a country which has figured prominently in world affairs for hundreds of years.
Early Origins of the Enríquiz family
The surname Enríquiz was first found in Castile
, predominant among the northern Christian kingdoms of mediaeval Spain.
Early History of the Enríquiz family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Enríquiz research.Another 299 words (21 lines of text) covering the years 1244, 1312, 1469, 1430, 1352, 1454 and 1474 are included under the topic Early Enríquiz History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Enríquiz Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Enríquez, Enriquez, Enrique, Enriques, Enríquiz, Enriquiz, Enrique, Henríquez, Henriquez, Henríquiz and many more.
Early Notables of the Enríquiz family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were Enrique Enríquez de Sevilla, whose name appears in the Libro Becerro of 1352; Diego Enríquez del Castillo, chronicler of King Henry IV of Castile
(1454-1474); Pedro Enríquez, who fought bravely for Ferdinand and Isabella at Malaga and Granada; sixteenth century military officer and writer... Another 65 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Enríquiz Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Enríquiz family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Martín Enríquez de Almansa, Viceroy of New Spain
and of Peru in the mid-sixteenth century. Other settlers include Alonso Enríquez, who arrived in America in 1517.