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Riva History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: French, Spanish


Early Origins of the Riva family


The surname Riva was first found in Languedoc, where the family has held a family seat since very early times.

Early History of the Riva family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Riva research.
Another 943 words (67 lines of text) covering the years 1164, 1500, 1521, 1573, and 1668 are included under the topic Early Riva History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Riva Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Rivals, Rival, Rivalls, Rivale, Rivales, Rivals de, Rhivals, Rivell, Rivas, Rivalles, Rivalle, Rivel, Rivalls de, Rhival, Rhivalls, Rhivale, Rhivales, Rhivals, Rhivalle and many more.

Early Notables of the Riva family (pre 1700)


Another 29 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Riva Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Riva family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Riva Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Juan de Riva, who sailed to the Spanish Main in 1527
  • Juan de Riva. He witnessed the reconstruction of Buenos Aires in 1580 and charted the Río de la Plata

Riva Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • R DeLa Riva, aged 21, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1826 [1]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)
  • Juan De Riva, who landed in Spanish Main in 1827 [1]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)
  • Ramon DeLa Riva, aged 28, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1829 [1]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)
  • Ventura Riva, aged 40, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1829 [1]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)
  • N Riva, aged 50, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1839 [1]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)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Riva (post 1700)


  • J. Michael Riva (1948-2012), American Primetime Emmy Award winning production designer
  • Emmanuelle Riva (1927-2017), French BAFTA Award nominated actress, known for her roles in Hiroshima mon amour (1959) and Amour (2012)

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Citations


  1. ^ 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)

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