The surname Marinez is a Spanish patronymic
surname, an early form of hereditary surnames
which were derived from the father's given name. Marinez comes from the personal name
Martin, which is itself derived from the Latin Martinus, whose root is Mars, the name of the Roman god of fertility and war. The name Marinez became popular throughout Christian Europe after it was borne by the 4th century saint Martin of Tours.
Early Origins of the Marinez family
The surname Marinez was first found in Old Castile
, in the heart of Spain
, where the name originated in Visigothic
Early History of the Marinez family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Marinez research.Another 143 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1136, 1300, 1438, 1638 and 1694 are included under the topic Early Marinez History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Marinez Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Martínez, Martinez, Martíniz, Martiniz, Martin, Martins, Martín, Marcial and many more.
Early Notables of the Marinez family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were Pedro Martínez de Fita and Petro Martínez de la Font, twelfth century Castilian noblemen, García Martínez de Gordaliza, Ferran Martínez de Petrosa and Sancho Martínez de Leiva, thirteenth century noblemen, Ferrán Martínez, author of the "Libro del cavallero Zifar" (c.1300), Alfonso Martínez de Toledo... Another 63 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Marinez Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Marinez family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Marinez Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Jose Marinez, aged 26, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1838 CITATION[CLOSE]
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)
Marinez Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Francisco Marinez, aged 33, who emigrated to the United States from Soreto, Spain, in 1911
- Ipifario Marinez, aged 32, who landed in America, in 1918
- Emil Marinez, aged 35, who settled in America, in 1919
- Jose Marinez, aged 33, who landed in America from Havana, Cuba, in 1919
- Pedro Marinez, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States from Corunna, Spain, in 1921
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Contemporary Notables of the name Marinez (post 1700)
- Jhan Carlos Mariñez Fuente (b. 1988), Dominican Republican Major League Baseball pitcher for the Chicago White Sox