Huizar History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
The surname Huizar is of Spanish descent and has an ancient and noble lineage. The family name is of toponymic origin, deriving from the place name where the initial bearer lived or held land. Hence, the surname Huizar or Huizi signifies "one who hailed from Huici." The place name Huici is derived from the Basque
words "(h)ui" meaning "torrent" and "zi(hi)r," which signifies "old."
Early Origins of the Huizar family
The surname Huizar was first found in the district of Laurraun, in the northern Basque
Early History of the Huizar family
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Early Notables of the Huizar family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Huizar family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: a branch of the Huizar family who settled in Chile, in South America.
Contemporary Notables of the name Huizar (post 1700)
- José Luis Huizar (b. 1968), American politician, Member of the Los Angeles City Council from the 14th district (2005-)
- Guillermo Huízar Carranza (b. 1961), Mexican politician, Deputy of the LIX Legislature of the Mexican Congress (2014-)
- Candelario Huizar (1888-1970), Mexican composer, whose music was inspired by Indian themes
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