Valencia, or Requena de Campos in Palencia. Both place names are derived from Visigothic compound personal names.
Early Origins of the Requenez family
Valencia from which a family took the surname.
Early History of the Requenez family
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Requenez Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Requena, Requenas, Requenez and others.
Early Notables of the Requenez family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Requenez family to the New World and Oceana
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..
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