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The noble Spanish surname Marmolejo is topographic origin, and therefore is derived from a geographic or man-made feature near which the original bearer lived or held land. In this instance, the surname Marmolejo is derived from the Spanish word "marmol," meaning "marble." Thus, the surname Marmolejo signifies "one who lived near a place where marmol was quarried."

Marmolejo Early Origins



The surname Marmolejo was first found in the southern region of Andalusia, near Seville.

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Marmolejo Spelling Variations


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Marmolejo Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Marmoleja, Marmol, Marmola, Marmolejo and others.

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Marmolejo Early History


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Marmolejo Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Marmolejo research. Another 74 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1519 and 1596 are included under the topic Early Marmolejo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Marmolejo Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Marmolejo Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Marmolejo 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:

Marmolejo Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Pedro Marmolejo, who landed in America in 1816
  • Andres Marmolejo, who landed in Dominican Republic in 1836
  • Alonso Marmolejo, who arrived in New Spain in 1851
  • Francisco Marmolejo, who arrived in New Spain in 1875

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Contemporary Notables of the name Marmolejo (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Marmolejo (post 1700)



  • Marina Garcia Marmolejo (b. 1971), born Marina Garcia, Mexican-born, American jurist, Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas (2011-)
  • Francisco Marmolejo (b. 1961), Mexican educational administrator
  • Cirilo Marmolejo (1890-1960), Mexican folk musician
  • Libys Marmolejo (b. 1992), Colombian volleyball player, member of the Columbia National Team in 2015
  • Adriana Rebeca Marmolejo Vargas (b. 1982), Mexican gold, three-rime silver and bronze medalist swimmer
  • Ricardo Marmolejo Álvarez (b. 1954), Mexican silver and bronze medalist swimmer in the 1970s, father of Adriana Marmolejo

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    6. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    7. Maduell, Charles R. Compiler Index of Spanish Citizens Entering the Port of New Orleans Between January 1840 and December 1865. New Orleans: The Compiler, 1966. Print.
    8. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    9. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    10. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
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    The Marmolejo Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Marmolejo 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 1 September 2016 at 11:27.

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