Garro History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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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.
Early Origins of the Garro family
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.
Important Dates for the Garro family
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Garro Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Garro, Garrobo and others.
Early Notables of the Garro family (pre 1700)
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Garro migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Garro Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Angelo Garro, aged 25, who immigrated to America from Ferla, Sicily, in 1907
- Cesarea Garro, aged 48, who immigrated 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 immigrated to the United States from Cassaro, Sicily, in 1916
- Carmelo Garro, aged 46, who settled in America from Cassaro, Italy, in 1920
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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