The Navarrette 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 Navarrette family
The surname Navarrette was first found in Rioja, where the knight (caballero) Pedro Rogriguez took on the name of the village of Navarrete.
Early History of the Navarrette family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Navarrette 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 Navarrette History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Navarrette Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Navarrette 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 Navarrette Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Navarrette 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 Navarrette (post 1700)
- Llorente Navarrette, American Democrat politician, Candidate for Texas State House of Representatives 52nd District, 1994 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 12) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html