, or Requena de Campos in Palencia. Both place names are derived from
compound personal names.
from which a family took the surname.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Antonio Requena, who arrived in New Spain
in 1577 with his wife, brother, niece and his two children; as well as Pedro Requena, who came to Peru in 1586. Records from later years show Luis Requena Fernandez, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860..