Basque word "ola," meaning "a forge."
Early Origins of the Olalde family
Castile, in north central Spain.
Early History of the Olalde family
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Olalde Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Olague, Olalde, Olavarria, Oliva, Olger, Olgier and many more.
Early Notables of the Olalde family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Olalde family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Cristobal De Oliva who arrived in Florida in 1538; Sebastian De Olague who came to New Spain in 1568; and Francisco de al Oliva who immigrated to Costa Rica in 1588. Among later settlers were Angelo Oliva who came to New Orleans in 1823.
Contemporary Notables of the name Olalde (post 1700)
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