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Grijalva History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms




Early Origins of the Grijalva family


The surname Grijalva was first found in Castille, and in the mountains of Leon. Records also show an early account of the name was in Calvados in Normandy. One line of this family name are said to be directly descended from Queen Isabella of Spain.

Early History of the Grijalva family


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Grijalva Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Grijalva, Grijalba, Grilljalva, Grilalbo, Grilalboa, Grillalba, Grialva and many more.

Early Notables of the Grijalva family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Grijalva family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Grijalva Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Juan de Grijalva, a Spanish "conquistador," who fought in the conquest of Cuba in 1511 was sent by Valazquez to explore the Yucatan (Mexico) in the year 1518
  • Antonio De Grijalva, along with his wife Ana de Rueda and his sister, who settled in Guatemala in 1569

Grijalva Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Trinidad Grijalva, was on record in California in 1876
  • Juan De Grijalva, who arrived in Peru in 1891 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Grijalva (post 1700)


  • Sam R. Grijalva, American politician, Delegate to New Mexico State Constitutional Convention, 1969 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, June 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • R M Grijalva (b. 7065), (b. 1948), American Democrat politician, U.S. Representative from Arizona 7th District, 2003-; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 2004, 2008 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, June 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Mary Bowles Grijalva, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, June 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Adelita Grijalva, American Democrat politician, Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, June 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Manuel Grijalva (b. 1965), American professional baseball player
  • Ruben Grijalva, the current American director of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
  • Raúl M Grijalva (b. 1948), American politician, Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 2003
  • Juan de Grijalva (1489-1527), Spanish conquistador

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, June 10) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html


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