Linhares History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Early Origins of the Linhares family

The surname Linhares was first found in Aragon an ancient Kingdom of Spain.

Early History of the Linhares family

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Linhares Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Linhares, Liniers, Linars, Leonardis, Linhard, Lenhares and many more.

Early Notables of the Linhares family (pre 1700)

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United States Linhares migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Linhares Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Joao de Souza Linhares, aged 30, originally from Terceira, who arrived in New York in 1893 aboard the ship "Vega" from Terceira [1]
Linhares Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
  • Manuel C. Linhares, aged 19, who arrived in New York, N. Y. in 1919 aboard the ship "Lake Farge" [2]
  • Mario Linhares, aged 38, who arrived in New York in 1921 aboard the ship "Tapajoz" from Para, Brazil [3]

Contemporary Notables of the name Linhares (post 1700) +

  • José Linhares (1886-1957), Brazilian Chief of Justice, who assumed the presidency of Brazil in 1945-1946




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