Spain contain the origins of the prestigious surname Hortega. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in Spain were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Spanish patronymic names emerged as early as the mid-9th century and were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins.
Early Origins of the Hortega family
Castile, in north central Spain.
Early History of the Hortega family
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Hortega Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Ortega, Ortego, de Ortega, Hortega, de Hortega, Ortiga, Ortegal, Ortigal, Ortiguera, Ortigosa and many more.
Early Notables of the Hortega family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Hortega family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hortega Settlers in United States in the 16th Century
Hortega Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
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