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The noble surname Quevedo is of Spanish descent and is of toponymic origin, deriving from a place where the initial bearer once resided or held land. The name Quevedo has a meaning of "one who hails from Quevada."

Quevedo Early Origins



The surname Quevedo was first found in the mountains of Santander in the northern region of Castile.

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Quevedo Spelling Variations


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Quevedo Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Quevido, Quevedas, Quevida and others.

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Quevedo Early History


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Quevedo Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Quevedo research. Another 415 words (30 lines of text) covering the year 1580 is included under the topic Early Quevedo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Quevedo Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Quevedo Early Notables (pre 1700)



Con la Reconquista guerra con la que los cristianos bajo las órdenes del rey Fernando y la reina Isabel reconquistaron a España y expulsaron a los musulmanes invasores en el año 1492. Dentro de estos nombres de familias se han destacado, por...

Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Quevedo 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:

Quevedo Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Jose Quevedo, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1803
  • Francisco De Quevedo, who arrived in Florida in 1863

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Contemporary Notables of the name Quevedo (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Quevedo (post 1700)



  • Mike Quevedo, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004
  • Antonio Quevedo (b. 1900), American politician and lawyer
  • Leonardo Torres y "Torres" Quevedo, Spanish engineer and mathematician
  • Rubén Quevedo, Venezuelan baseball player
  • Numa Quevedo (b. 1908), Venezuelan professor and politician
  • Arturo Quevedo (b. 1904), Guatemalan doctor

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    2. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    3. 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.
    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. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    6. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    7. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    8. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    9. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    10. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
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    The Quevedo Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Quevedo 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 13 November 2015 at 10:00.

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