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Grijalva Early Origins



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.

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Grijalva Spelling Variations


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Grijalva Spelling Variations



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

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Grijalva Early History


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Grijalva Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Grijalva research. Another 109 words (8 lines of text) covering the years 1330, 1645, and 1890 are included under the topic Early Grijalva History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Grijalva Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Grijalva Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



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, came to 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

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Contemporary Notables of the name Grijalva (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Grijalva (post 1700)



  • Manuel Grijalva (b. 1965), American professional baseball player
  • Ruben Grijalva, the current American director of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
  • Sam R. Grijalva, American politician, Delegate to New Mexico State Constitutional Convention, 1969
  • 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
  • Mary Bowles Grijalva, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000
  • Adelita Grijalva, American Democrat politician, Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008
  • 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


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Maduell, Charles R. Compiler Index of Spanish Citizens Entering the Port of New Orleans Between January 1840 and December 1865. New Orleans: The Compiler, 1966. Print.
    2. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    3. 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).
    4. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    6. Diez, Ma Del Carmen Galbis. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias Durante los siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Archivo General de Indias Sevilla Volume 6. Murcia, Spain: Ministerio de Cultura, 1986. Print.
    7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. 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. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    10. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
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    The Grijalva Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Grijalva 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 10 June 2016 at 14:29.

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