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The surname Iniguez comes from the Spanish personal name Iñigo, from the name Ignacio or Ignatius. The name was popular because of St. Ignatius, Father of the Church and Patriarch of Constantinople, and St. Ignatius Loyola, whose name was Inigo Yanez de Onaz y Loyola.

Iniguez Early Origins



The surname Iniguez was first found in Navarre and along the coast of the Bay of Biscay.

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Iniguez Spelling Variations


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Iniguez Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Iñiguez, Iniguez, Iñigo, Inigo and others.

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Iniguez Early History


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Iniguez Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Iniguez research. Another 337 words (24 lines of text) covering the year 1703 is included under the topic Early Iniguez History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Iniguez Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Iniguez Early Notables (pre 1700)



Prominent among bearers of the family name at this time was Elvira Iñiguez de la Vega, who was the daughter of Suero Fernandez de la Vega, lord...

Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Iniguez 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:

Iniguez Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Diego Iniguez, who sailed to Spanish America in 1527
  • Elvira Iniguez, who arrived in Peru in 1559
  • Mayor Iniguez, who settled in New Spain in 1565
  • Pedro Iniguez, who immigrated to Mexico in 1580
  • Miguel Iniguez, who sailed to the Philippines in 1590

Iniguez Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Juan Iniguez, who served as a Spanish soldier in California between 1796 and 1802
  • Diego Iniguez, who landed in America in 1827
  • Martin Iniguez, who landed in Venezuela in 1834
  • Baltasar Iniguez, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1880

Iniguez Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Constantino Iniguez, aged 20, who landed in America from Puebla, Mexico, in 1915
  • Ernesto Iniguez, aged 35, who emigrated to the United States from Santiago, Chile, in 1923
  • Sara Iniguez, aged 36, who landed in America from Santiago, Chile, in 1923

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Contemporary Notables of the name Iniguez (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Iniguez (post 1700)



  • Diego Angulo Iñiguez (1901-1986), Spanish art historian, a university professor and writer
  • Roberto Íñiguez de Heredia (b. 1967), former Spanish basketball player
  • Juan Sandoval Íñiguez (b. 1933), Mexican cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church
  • Ismael Íñiguez González (b. 1981), Mexican football player
  • Calixto Garcia Iniguez (1839-1898), Cuban lawyer, soldier, and revolutionist

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    2. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    3. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    4. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    5. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    9. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    10. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    11. ...

    The Iniguez Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Iniguez 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 31 May 2015 at 03:14.

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