The distinguished surname Oliveros, like many Spanish family names, is a proud sign of a rich and ancient ancestry. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames
were the patronymic
surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Spanish patronymic names emerged as early as the mid-9th century and were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins.
Early Origins of the Oliveros family
The surname Oliveros was first found in Aragon
, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain
. Today, Olivares is a city in the province of Seville having a population of 8,729 inhabitants as of 2005.
Early History of the Oliveros family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Oliveros research.Another 397 words (28 lines of text) covering the years 1137, 1148, 1170, 1238, 1229, 1282, 1469 and 1235 are included under the topic Early Oliveros History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Oliveros Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Oliva, de Oliva, Olivas, Olivo, Olivos, Oliver, de Oliver, Olivé, Olive, Olivera, Oliveras, Olivero, Oliveros, de Oliveros, Olivérez, Oliverez, Olives, Olivar, Olivares and many more.
Early Notables of the Oliveros family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Oliveros family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Oliveros Settlers in United States in the 16th Century
- Domingo de Oliveros, who sailed to America in 1510
- Antonio de Oliveros, who sailed to Florida in 1538
Oliveros Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Domingo De Oliveros, who arrived in America in 1810 CITATION[CLOSE]
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)
Contemporary Notables of the name Oliveros (post 1700)
- Pauline Oliveros (1932-2016), American accordionist and composer
- Ed Oliveros, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 13th District, 2002 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, March 16) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- Chris Oliveros, Canadian publisher of Drawn and Quarterly, founded in 1990
- María Princesa Oliveros Bohórquez (b. 1975), Colombian seven-time gold, eleven-time silver and seven-time bronze medalist track and field athlete