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The distinguished Portuguese surname Gouveias is of toponymic origin. Toponymic surnames are those names which derive their origin from the name of the place from which the original bearer hailed. In this instance the name Gouveias is derived from the place name "Gouveia", which is the name of a town located in Portugal.

Gouveias Early Origins



The surname Gouveias was first found in the town of Gouveia in Portugal. The original bearer of the Gouveias surname was Fernao Nunes de Gouveia, who lived during the reign of King Joao I of Portugal in the 14th century.

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Gouveias Spelling Variations


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Gouveias Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Gouveias, Govea and others.

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Gouveias Early History


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Gouveias Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gouveias research. Another 135 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1368, 1497, 1548, 1505 and 1566 are included under the topic Early Gouveias History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Gouveias Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Gouveias Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Gouveias 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 or some of its variants were: Maria Gouveia who settled in Baltimore in 1853.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

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    2. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    3. Domínguez, C. Diccionario Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones 4 Volumes. 2001. Print.
    4. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today, 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-0900455-209).
    6. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
    7. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    8. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    9. Guiseppi, Montague Spencer, edition. Naturalizations of Foreign Protestants in the American and West Indian Colonies. Mancester, England: The Huguenot Soceity of London, 1921. Print.
    10. Zúquete, Afonso Eduardo Martins. Armorial Lusitano. Lisboa: Editoria Enciclopédia, 1961. Print.
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    The Gouveias Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gouveias 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 23 December 2014 at 12:32.

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