Spain. It is probably of local origin, deriving from a place name in an agricultural community. The surname Huerto means "garden, or irrigated land" in Spanish, and was probably adopted as a surname by people who lived near a garden or an area of cultivated land.
Early Origins of the Huerto family
Regions of Spain. Early records show that the Huerto family surname was present in Aragon, in the Basque regions and in Castile. One of the oldest families of this name came from the town of Laguardia, in Alava, one of the northern Basque provinces.
Early History of the Huerto family
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Huerto Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Huerto, Huerta, Huergo, Huertas and others.
Early Notables of the Huerto family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Huerto family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Huerto Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Huerto Family Crest Products