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Multiple Origins for the Surname Navarro


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The mountainous borders of Spain contain the origins of the prestigious surname Navarro.The original bearer of the name Navarro, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain. In Spain, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Navarro family originally lived in the northern Spanish province of Navarra. The place-name Navarra is derived from the Basque word "nava," or "naba," which means "plain near the mountains."

Navarro Early Origins



The surname Navarro was first found in Aragon, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.

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Navarro Spelling Variations


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Navarro Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Navarro, Navaro, Navarra, Navarre, Navarrolas and others.

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Navarro Early History


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Navarro Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Navarro research. Another 490 words (35 lines of text) covering the years 1137, 1148, 1170, 1180, 1229, 1238, 1282, and 1469 are included under the topic Early Navarro History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Navarro Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Navarro Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable bearers of the family name Navarro were sixteenth century Spanish engineer and officer Pedro Navarro; sixteenth century Spanish dramatist and actor Pedro Navarro; eighteenth century Spanish naval officer Juan José Navarro; Felipe Navarre, eighteenth century Spanish painter; nineteenth...

Another 38 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Navarro 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:

Navarro Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Juan Navarro, went to America in 1513
  • Jerónimo Navarro, moved to America in 1514 with his son
  • Anton Navarro, who arrived in Mexico sometime between 1525 and 1528
  • Antonio Navarro, settled in America in 1527
  • Diego Navarro, landed in Cartagena in 1534
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Navarro Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Ana Navarro, who arrived in New Orleans in 1778

Navarro Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Juan Navarro, who arrived in America in 1813
  • Martin Navarro, who arrived in America in 1815
  • Jose De Navarro, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1816
  • Miguel Navarro, who arrived in America in 1827
  • Geronimo Navarro, aged 23, arrived in New Orleans, La in 1827
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Navarro (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Navarro (post 1700)



  • Peter Navarro, American Democrat politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 49th District, 1996
  • Kay Navarro, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972
  • Angel III Navarro, American politician, Member of Texas State House of Representatives, 1857-63
  • Theodore "Fats" Navarro (1923-1950), American jazz musician regarded by many to have been one of the first modern jazz trumpet improvisers
  • Robert Navarro, American consulting engineer and 1971 recipient of the Young Engineer of the Year award
  • Octavio R Navarro, American computer systems consultant
  • Nestor J Navarro Jr., American marketing executive
  • Bruce Navarro, American attorney and government administrator
  • Andrew Jesus Navarro, Cuban-American educator
  • Ramon Navarro, American actor
  • ... (Another 8 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    2. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    3. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
    4. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    6. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    7. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    8. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    9. 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.
    10. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
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    The Navarro Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Navarro 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.

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