Llanos History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Llanos family
The surname Llanos was first found in Cardigan (Welsh: Sir Aberteifi), the former Kingdom of Ceredigion, created as a county in 1282 by Edward I, and located on the West coast of Wales, where they held a family seat. The Celtic resistance north and south along the border of Wales and England was considerably increased after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The Normans met more resistance from the Welsh than in the rest of England. The Welsh fought from behind their hills and mountains and tenaciously held their ground. Finally, Edward 1st, to placate this founding nation, conferred the principality of Wales upon his eldest son, who became Edward II. This brought Wales into England as an equal while the King was alive, and integral part of the royal title when on the throne. Edward III confirmed and all Princes of Wales were presented to the Welsh people at Caernarvon Castle. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Welsh surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1447 when they held estates in that shire.
Early History of the Llanos family
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Llanos Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Landeck, Landegge, Landegg, Landeth, Landeike, Landigg, Llandegg, Landecke and many more.
Early Notables of the Llanos family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Llanos is the 11,190th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. 
Llanos migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Llanos Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Juan De Llanos, who landed in Peru in 1852 
- Francisco De Llanos, who arrived in Chile in 1888 
Contemporary Notables of the name Llanos (post 1700) +
- Isabel Llanos, American Democratic Party politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1988, 1996 
- Alberto Valenzuela Llanos, Chilean painter
Related Stories +
- ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 9) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html