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Quesada Early Origins



The surname Quesada was first found in Andalucia, southern Spain, in the village named Quesada.

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Quesada Spelling Variations


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Quesada 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.

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Quesada Early History


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Quesada Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Quesada research. Another 307 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1408, 1389, 1392, 1397, 1398, 1399, 1402, 1403, 1797 and 1834 are included under the topic Early Quesada History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Quesada Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Quesada Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable bearers of the family name Quesada 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...

Another 165 words (12 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Quesada 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 were:

Quesada Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Bernardino De Quesada who, in 1534, immigrated to Cuba
  • Isabel De Quesada who came to New Spain in 1563
  • Andres De Quesada who arrived in Peru in 1592

Quesada Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Antonio Quesada who came to Louisiana in 1778 with his wife and children

Quesada Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jeronimo De Quesada, who arrived in America in 1813
  • Miguel De Quesada, who arrived in America in 1816
  • Hernando Quesada, who arrived in America in 1828
  • Ana De Quesada, who landed in America in 1828
  • Bernardino De Quesada, who arrived in America in 1828
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Quesada (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Quesada (post 1700)



  • Lieutenant-General Elwood Richard Quesada (1904-1993), American Commanding General Joint Task Force 3 (1950-1951)
  • Joe Quesada (b. 1962), American Editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics
  • Alfredo Revilla Quesada (b. 1912), Bolivian journalist and writer
  • Francisco Morazán Quesada (1792-1842), President of Central America
  • Francisco Miró Quesada (b. 1918), Peruvian philosopher
  • Vicente Fox Quesada (b. 1942), Mexican political leader, president of Mexico (2000-2006)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
    2. 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.
    3. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. 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. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    6. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    7. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    9. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    10. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Heraldic Patronimica Española Y Sus Patronimicos Compuestos. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1976. Print.
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    The Quesada Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Quesada 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 21 November 2016 at 07:30.

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