, hereditary surnames
were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. The original bearer of the name Quinonez, which is a local
surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain
names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Quinonez family originally lived on a piece of land that was shared between a group of co-tenants for sowing having derived from the Spanish word quinon, and ultimately from the Latin word quinio, which mean a group of five.
Early Origins of the Quinonez family
The surname Quinonez was first found in Asturias
, birthplace of the Christian Reconquest of Spain
from the Muslims.
Early History of the Quinonez family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Quinonez research.Another 607 words (43 lines of text) covering the years 1315, 1482, 1540, and 1640 are included under the topic Early Quinonez History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Quinonez Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Quiñones, de Quiñones, Quinones, de Quinones, Quiñón, de Quiñón, Quiñon, de Quiñon, Quinón, de Quinón, Quinon and many more.
Early Notables of the Quinonez family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were Suero de Quiñones, a fourteenth century knight of the Reconquest; Francis Quiñones (c.1482-1540), a Spanish (Kingdom of León) cardinal; Luis Quiñones... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Quinonez Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Quinonez family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Quinonez Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Vincente Quinonez, aged 32, who landed in America, in 1918
- Vanturo Quinonez, aged 29, who settled in America, in 1919
- Venturo Quinonez, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States, in 1919
- Sergio Quinonez, aged 17, who landed in America, in 1919
- Van A. Quinonez, aged 29, who emigrated to the United States, in 1920
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Contemporary Notables of the name Quinonez (post 1700)
- Ernesto Quiñonez (b. 1966), American novelist
- Francisco de Quiñónez, Spanish soldier who was appointed as governor of Chile
- José Luis Quiñonez (b. 1984), Ecuadorian footballer
- Dennys Quiñonez (b. 1992), Ecuadorian football midfielder
- Hólger Abraham Quiñónez (b. 1962), retired Ecuatorian footballer
- Michael Jackson Quinonez (b. 1984), Ecuadorian football attacking midfielder
- Carlos Vincio Quiñónez Sánchez (b. 1977), Guatemalan football midfielder
- Alfonso Quiñónez Molina (1874-1950), twice President of El Salvador
- Carlos Andrés Quiñónez (b. 1980), Ecuadorian footballer