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Posa Early Origins



The surname Posa was first found in Asturias, an important Christian kingdom of medieval Spain.

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Posa Spelling Variations


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Posa Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Posada, Possada, Posadas, Posaders, Posas and others.

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Posa Early History


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Posa Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Posa research. Another 581 words (42 lines of text) covering the year 1629 is included under the topic Early Posa History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Posa Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Posa Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Posa Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Benito De Las Posadas who immigrated to Peru in 1588; Juan De Posada who came to Florida in 1592; and Gregorio De Posada who arrived in New Spain in 1595. Later settlers included Pedro Posada who came to New Orleans in 1837.

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    2. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    3. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    4. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    5. Maduell, Charles R. Compiler Index of Spanish Citizens Entering the Port of New Orleans Between January 1840 and December 1865. New Orleans: The Compiler, 1966. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
    9. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    10. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
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    The Posa Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Posa Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 23 September 2010 at 15:37.

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