Pina History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The Pina surname comes from the Old French word "pinard", which was a small medieval coin, so called because it bore a pine cone. The name Pina is thought to have evolved from a nickname, perhaps for a rich man, or a miser.
Early Origins of the Pina family
The surname Pina was first found in Maine where they held a family seat at the seigneurie of la Croix.
Important Dates for the Pina family
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Pina Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Pinard, Pinart, Pina, Pinar, du Pinard, du Pinard, Val Pinard, Val Pinart, de Pinard, de Pinart and many more.
Early Notables of the Pina family (pre 1700)
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Pina migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Pina Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Bernard DeLa Pina, aged 45, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1829 
- Juan Pina, aged 25, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1829 
- Joaquin Pina, aged 22, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1831 
- Juan Bautista De Pina, who landed in New Spain in 1877 
Contemporary Notables of the name Pina (post 1700)
- Stephen Pina, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004 
- Pina Renzi (1901-1984), Italian film actress who appeared in 56 films between 1933 and 1959
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