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Multiple Origins for the Surname Rosario


Spanish


The Spanish surname Rosario is of local origin, being one of those surnames based on the place where original bearers of the name once lived or held land. In this case, the name was originally used to indicate that the bearer was "a native of Rosario." The name is derived from the Latin "rosarium," which literally means "a beautiful garden of roses." Thus, the town of Rosario was named due to its reputation for the beautiful flora that characterizes that area.

Early Origins of the Rosario family


The surname Rosario was first found in the region of Burgos in Old Castille, in northern Spain.

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Early History of the Rosario family

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Early History of the Rosario family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rosario research.
Another 145 words (10 lines of text) covering the years 1668 and 1742 are included under the topic Early Rosario History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rosario Spelling Variations

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Rosario Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Rosarius, Rosal, Rosa, Rosales, Del Rosario and others.

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Early Notables of the Rosario family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Rosario family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Rosario family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Rosario family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Rosario Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Maria Del Rosario who arrived in New Orleans in 1778
  • Antonia Del Rosario who sailed for New Orleans in 1779

Rosario Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Juan Jose Del Rosario who emigrated to Puerto Rico in 1860
  • Juan Jose Del Rosario, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1860 [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)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rosario (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rosario (post 1700)


  • Joel Rosario (b. 1988), American Thoroughbred horse racing jockey
  • Vernon A. Rosario (b. 1962), American psychiatrist and medical historian
  • Dante Santiago Rosario (b. 1984), American football tight end
  • Dwayne Anthony De Rosario (b. 1978), Canadian soccer player
  • Hélder Miguel do Rosario (b. 1980), Portuguese footballer
  • Edwin "El Chapo" Rosario (1963-1997), Puerto Rican boxer

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Citations

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  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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