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Mejias Early Origins



The surname Mejias was first found in Galicia, in northwestern Spain.

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Mejias Spelling Variations


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Mejias Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Mejia, Mejias, Megia, Megias, Mashia, Mashiach and others.

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Mejias Early History


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Mejias Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Mejias research. Another 368 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1529 and 1624 are included under the topic Early Mejias History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Mejias Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Mejias Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Mejias 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:

Mejias Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Felipe Aptnio Mejias, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1887

Mejias Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Alfredo Mejias, aged 30, who emigrated to America from Havana, Cuba, in 1904
  • Casiano Mejias, aged 22, who settled in America from Elanchove, Vizcaya, Spain, in 1907
  • Elias Mejias, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States from Liverpool, England, in 1910
  • Nicodnedes Mejias, aged 16, who landed in America from Liverpool, England, in 1910
  • Juana Mejias, aged 23, who landed in America from Barcelona, Spain, in 1913
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Mejias (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Mejias (post 1700)



  • David L. "Dave" Mejias, American politician
  • Samuel Elías Mejias (b. 1952), retired Cuban-born American Major League Baseball outfielder
  • David L. Mejias, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2008
  • Javier Mejias Leal (b. 1983), Spanish professional road bicycle racer
  • Octavio Antonio Mejias Hernández (b. 1982), Venezuelan two-time bronze medalist weightlifter

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    2. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    3. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    4. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    5. Diez, Ma Del Carmen Galbis. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias Durante los siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Archivo General de Indias Sevilla Volume 6. Murcia, Spain: Ministerio de Cultura, 1986. Print.
    6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    7. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    9. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    10. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    11. ...

    The Mejias Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Mejias 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 14 January 2016 at 09:46.

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