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The noble surname Hinojosa is of Spanish descent, and appears to be of toponymic origin. Toponymic surnames are those names which derive their origin from a particular place-name near which the original bearer lived or held land. In this instance, the surname Hinojosa is derived from the place-name Hinojo. The Spanish word "hinojo"is derived from the Latin "fenuculum" diminutive form of "fenum" meaning "hay."

Hinojosa Early Origins



The surname Hinojosa was first found in Teruel, in the region of Aragon. The earliest records of the surname Hinojosa are found in the records of the Spanish Order of Carlos III.

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Hinojosa Spelling Variations


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Hinojosa Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Hinojos, Hinojosas, Hinojal, Inojar and others.

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Hinojosa Early History


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Hinojosa Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hinojosa research. Another 346 words (25 lines of text) covering the year 1660 is included under the topic Early Hinojosa History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hinojosa Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hinojosa 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...

Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hinojosa 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:

Hinojosa Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jose Hinojosa, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1802
  • Alvaro De Hinojosa, who landed in America in 1834
  • Luis De Hinojosa, who arrived in New Spain in 1877
  • Juan De Hinojosa, who landed in Peru in 1892

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Contemporary Notables of the name Hinojosa (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Hinojosa (post 1700)



  • Rubén E. Hinojosa (b. 1940), American politician, the U.S. House of Representative for TX
  • Christin Hinojosa (b. 1976), American actress
  • Rolando Hinojosa (b. 1929), American novelist, essayist, poet
  • Maria Hinojosa (b. 1961), Mexican American broadcast journalist
  • Leticia "Tish" Hinojosa (b. 1955), American folksinger
  • Juan Jesus “Chuy” Hinojosa (b. 1946), Democratic member of the Texas Senate
  • José María Hinojosa (1904-1936), Spanish poet

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    2. 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.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    5. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    8. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
    9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    10. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
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    The Hinojosa Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hinojosa 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.

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