The Oviatt surname is derived from the city named Oviedo in Northern Spain, near the Cantabrian Mountains. Sometimes found in early Latin records written Ovetum, the city was founded in circa 760, and flourished as the capital of Asturian kings until 910.
Early Origins of the Oviatt family
The surname Oviatt was first found in Leon, where the family held a family seat.
Early History of the Oviatt family
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Oviatt Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Oviatt, Oviedo, Ovieta, Ovieco, Oviaco, Oviedo, Oviati, De Ovieta, De Ovietta, Oviett and many more.
Early Notables of the Oviatt family (pre 1700)
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