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The noble Spanish surname Godinez is of patronymic origin, deriving from the personal name of the father of the initial bearer. In this instance, the surname Godinez is derived from the ancient Germanic name Gund which means "combat or battle."

Godinez Early Origins



The surname Godinez was first found in the province of Galicia. However, early records show the presence of the Godinez family in Salamanca during the early medieval period.

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Godinez Spelling Variations


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Godinez Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Godines, Godinez, Godineze, Godins and others.

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Godinez Early History


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Godinez Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Godinez research. Another 157 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1517, 1571, 1550, 1554, 1556, 1569, 1620, 1588, 1637, 1591 and 1644 are included under the topic Early Godinez History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Godinez Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Godinez Early Notables (pre 1700)



Con la Reconquista guerra con la que los cristianos bajo las órdenes del rey Fernando y la reina Isabel reconquistaron a España y expulsaron a los musulmanes invasores en el año 1492. Dentro de estos nombres de familias se han destacado, por ejemplo, Don Godinho, who served king Alfonso "el Sabio"...

Another 98 words (7 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Godinez 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:

Godinez Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Juan Godinez, who landed in America in 1812

Godinez Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Dionisio Godinez, aged 22, who landed in America, in 1905
  • Manuel Godinez, aged 21, who emigrated to the United States from Mexico City, Mexico, in 1911
  • Simeon Godinez, aged 45, who landed in America from Sagua, Cuba, in 1912
  • Rodolfo Godinez, aged 17, who emigrated to the United States from Havana, Cuba, in 1913
  • Andres Godinez, aged 18, who emigrated to the United States from St. Sebaetian, Spain, in 1922
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Godinez (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Godinez (post 1700)



  • Javier Mora Godinez (1924-1999), American song writer and composer
  • Manuel Godinez, American Democrat politician, Postmaster at San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1952-53 (acting, 1952-53); Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1956
  • Jennifer Godinez, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 2004
  • Felipe Godínez (1588-1637), dramatist of the Spanish Golden Age
  • Braulio Antonio Godínez Durán (b. 1984), Mexican football defender who plays for Alebrijes de Oaxaca
  • José Said Hilario Godínez López (b. 1975), Mexican former footballer who played for Tecos UAG

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. 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.
    2. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    6. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    7. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    8. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    11. ...

    The Godinez Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Godinez 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 19 October 2015 at 15:16.

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