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Multiple Origins for the Surname Garro


Spanish


It is quite likely that the name Garro was originally a habitation name; that is, a surname created from a pre-existing place name. In the French Basque province of Behenavarra, there is a Château Garro located in Garro valley.

Garro Early Origins



The surname Garro was first found in the Navarre- Basque region. Bearers of the name came originally from France where the title of Baron de Garron was granted by Luis XIV in May, 1654.

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Garro Spelling Variations


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Garro Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Garro, Garrobo and others.

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Garro Early History


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Garro Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Garro research. Another 121 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1589, 1671, 1743, 1765, 1786, 1819, 1455, 1623, 1702, 1675, 1678, 1678, 1682, 1682 and 1692 are included under the topic Early Garro History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Garro Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Garro Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 47 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Garro 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:

Garro Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Angelo Garro, aged 25, who emigrated to America from Ferla, Sicily, in 1907
  • Cesarea Garro, aged 48, who emigrated to the United States from Carlentini, Italy, in 1909
  • Carmelo Garro, aged 22, who landed in America from Belvedere, Italy, in 1910
  • Carmela Garro, aged 4, who emigrated to the United States from Cassaro, Sicily, in 1916
  • Carmelo Garro, aged 46, who settled in America from Cassaro, Italy, in 1920
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Garro (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Garro (post 1700)



  • Ignacio Garro Gómez de Carrero (b. 1981), Spanish footballer
  • Dante Garro (d. 2008), Argentine football player and manager
  • Linda Garro, professor of anthropology at UCLA
  • Elena Garro (b. 1920), Mexican novelist, playwright and poet

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Garro Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. 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.
    4. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    5. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    7. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    8. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    9. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    10. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    11. ...

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