From the historical and enchanting region of Spain
emerged a multitude of noble families, including the distinguished Ramoz family. Originally, the Spanish people were known only by a single name. The process by which hereditary surnames
were adopted in Spain
is extremely interesting. Surnames evolved during the Middle Ages when people began to assume an extra name to avoid confusion and to further identify themselves. Often they adopted names that were derived from nicknames. Nickname
surnames were derived from an eke-name, or added name. They usually reflected the physical characteristics or attributes of the first person that used the name.
Early Origins of the Ramoz family
The surname Ramoz was first found in Castile
, a region of north-central Spain.
Early History of the Ramoz family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Ramoz research.Another 375 words (27 lines of text) covering the years 1203, 1440, 1522, and 1678 are included under the topic Early Ramoz History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Ramoz Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Ramos, Ramis, Ramo, Rama, Ramas, Rams, Ramón and many more.
Early Notables of the Ramoz family (pre 1700)
Notable bearers of the family name Ramoz were Bartolomé Ramos de Pareja (c.1440-1522), Spanish mathematician, music theorist, and composer; Francisco Ramos del Manzano, created Count of Francos in... Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Ramoz Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Ramoz family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Ramoz Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- T Ramoz, aged 20, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1835 CITATION[CLOSE]
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)