origin being one of those surnames derived from the place where a man once lived or owned land. In this instance, the surname Irisarri is derived from the
"iri - txari" which means literally "town" or "settlement," "- boar" indicating an area where these wild animals were frequently found.
region of Spain.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Francisca Irizarri De Talafaro who emigrated to Puerto Rico in 1826; Ramon Irizarri Nazario who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1858; and Jose Ignacio Irizarry who settled in Puerto Rico in 1860..