The surname Orive was first found in Navarre, one of the medieval Christian kingdoms of northern Spain.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alfredo Oritz, aged 8, who arrived at Ellis Island
in 1896; and Carmen Oritz, aged 10, who arrived at Ellis Island
from Havana, Cuba in 1923.