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Multiple Origins for the Surname Fernando


Portuguese


The Fernando surname is a patronymic form, created from the personal name Fernando. This is one of the most common surnames in Portugal.

Fernando Early Origins



The surname Fernando was first found in Iberian peninsula.

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Fernando Spelling Variations


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Fernando Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Fernant, Farrant, Hernando, Hernan, Hernanz, Fernando, Fernan, Fernao, Ferrao, Hernandez, Hernaez, Hernaiz, Fernandez, Ferrandez, Ferrandiz, Fernandes and many more.

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Fernando Early History


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Fernando Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Fernando research. Another 101 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1455, 1495, 1488, 1394, 1460, 1498, 1475, 1542, 1511, 1453 and 1501 are included under the topic Early Fernando History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Fernando Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Fernando Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent members of the family include António Fernandes, a Portuguese explorers of the early 15th century. He was raised in the household of Prince Henry "the Navigator" of Portugal (1394-1460), and lead expeditions to Afri ca. João Fernandes was another 15th century Portuguese explorer, of West Africa, where he was a pioneer...

Another 67 words (5 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Fernando 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:

Fernando Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Anthony Fernando, aged 26, landed in New York in 1642
  • Peter Fernando, who arrived in Maryland in 1666

Fernando Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Dulone T Fernando, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1827
  • Jose Fernando, aged 28, landed in New Orleans, La in 1832
  • R Fernando, aged 21, arrived in Key West, Fla in 1837
  • Pascual Fernando, aged 19, arrived in Puerto Rico in 1843
  • Alexandre Fernando, aged 18, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1843
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Fernando Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    2. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    5. Domínguez, C. Diccionario Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones 4 Volumes. 2001. Print.
    6. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    7. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    8. 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).
    9. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    11. ...

    The Fernando Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Fernando 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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