Noble surnames, such as Figueredo, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. Figueredo is a
surname; that is, the name was derived from the village or estate where the original bearer of the name once lived or held land.
The Figueredo family originally lived in the area of Figueroa which at one time belonged to both Portugal and Spain.
, in the northwestern region of Spain.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Figueredo research.Another 163 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1139, 1277, and 1652 are included under the topic Early Figueredo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Figueroa, de Figueroa, Figuera, Figueras, Figueres, Figuero, Figueros, Figueredo, de Figueredo, Figuerola, Figarola, Higuera, de la Higuera, Higueras, de las Higueras, Higuero and many more.
Notable bearers of the family name Figueredo were sixteenth century Spanish general Lope de Figueroa; seventeenth century Spanish poet Francisco de Figueroa; seventeenth century Jesuit missionary and linguist Jerónimo Figueroa, who worked all his life among the indigenous peoples of Mexico; seventeenth century Spanish actor Roque de Figueroa; seventeenth century Spanish... Another 57 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Figueredo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.