Navarrete History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Navarrete 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 Navarrete family
The surname Navarrete was first found in Rioja, where the knight (caballero) Pedro Rogriguez took on the name of the village of Navarrete.
Early History of the Navarrete family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Navarrete research. Another 77 words (6 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 Navarrete History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Navarrete Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Navarrete, de Navarrete and others.
Early Notables of the Navarrete 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...
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Navarrete migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Navarrete Settlers in United States in the 16th Century
- Alonso Navarrete, moved to America in 1516
Navarrete Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Alonso Navarrete, who arrived in America in 1816 
- Francisco Navarrete, who arrived in Mexico in 1838 
- Cayetano Navarrete, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1860 
- Baltasar Navarrete, who landed in Peru in 1892 
Contemporary Notables of the name Navarrete (post 1700) +
- Rafael Andrade Navarrete (1856-1928), Spanish politician and lawyer
- Ignacio Maria de Alava y Saenz de Navarrete (1750-1817), Spanish naval officer
- Martín Fernández de Navarrete (1765-1844), Spanish sailor and historian
- Juan Fernández Navarrete (1526-1579), Spanish painter
- Domingo Fernández Navarrete (1610-1689), Spanish Dominican missionary and archbishop
- Diego de León y Navarrete (1807-1841), Count of Belascoain, a Spanish military figure
- Javier Navarrete (b. 1956), Spanish, Academy Award-nominated composer of film scores
- József Navarrete (b. 1965), Hungarian fencer
- Joge Navarrete, Chilean comedian and psychologist
- Armando Navarrete (b. 1980), Mexican football goalkeeper
Related Stories +
- ^ 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)