The Navarette name is habitational surname from any of the places in La Rioja, Aragon
, and Basque
Country named Navarrete. The place names come from the Basque
word "nava," or "naba," which means "plain near the mountains."
Early Origins of the Navarette family
The surname Navarette was first found in Rioja, where the knight (caballero) Pedro Rogriguez took on the name of the village of Navarrete.
Early History of the Navarette family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Navarette research.Another 350 words (25 lines of text) covering the years 1538, 1556, 1579, 1610, 1624, 1645, 1654, 1657, 1663, 1689, 1701, 1750, 1752, 1765, 1777, 1778, 1803, 1817, 1818, 1826, 1830, and 1844 are included under the topic Early Navarette History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Navarette Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Navarette family (pre 1700)
Prominent among bearers of the family name at this time was Juan Fernández de Navarrete (c.1538-1579), Spanish, deaf-mute painter and draughtsman; as well as Domingo Fernández Navarrete (c.1610-1689), Spanish Dominican missionary and archbishop. In later centuries were Ignacio Maria de Alava... Another 41 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Navarette Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Navarette family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alonso Navarrete, who came to America in 1516; Luis Navarrete, who arrived in Venezuela sometime between 1525 and 1537; Pedro Navarrete, who arrived in Guatemala in 1584.
Contemporary Notables of the name Navarette (post 1700)
- George Navarette Jr., American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html