Queralt History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Queralt family
The surname Queralt was first found in Andalucia, southern Spain, in the village named Quesada.
Early History of the Queralt family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Queralt research. Another 28 words (2 lines of text) covering the years 1408, 1389, 1392, 1397, 1398, 1399, 1402, 1403, 1797 and 1834 are included under the topic Early Queralt History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Queralt Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Quezada, De Quezada, De la Quezada, De Quezadas, De las Quexadas, Quesada, Quesadas, Quemadas and many more.
Early Notables of the Queralt family (pre 1700)
Notable bearers of the family name Queralt Pere de Queralt (died 1408), a Catalan nobleman, diplomat, and poet, lord of Santa Coloma, one of the barons that revolted against John I at Calasança after having signed the sentence against Carroça de Vilaragut (1389), joined the rebels in order to advance his stepmother and sister-in-law, Lionor de Perellós, who was subsequently raised to Carroça's former position, participated in an expedition to Sicily (1392), after becoming a councillor and chamberlain of the king, he went on a diplomatic mission to Rome to participate in negotiations to resolve the Western Schism (1397), actively supported...
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Queralt migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Queralt Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Manuel Queralt, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860 
Contemporary Notables of the name Queralt (post 1700) +
- Roberto Queralt (1931-1997), Spanish swimmer who competed in the men's 100 metre freestyle and the water polo at the 1952 Summer Olympics
- Adrià Gual i Queralt (1872-1943), Catalan playwright and theatre businessman
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- ^ 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)