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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.

Rosario Early Origins



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

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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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Rosario Early History


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Rosario Early History



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 Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rosario Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rosario Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



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

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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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Rosario Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    2. Rietstap, Johannes Baptist. Armorial Général. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    3. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    6. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
    8. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    9. Browning, Charles H. Americans of Royal Descent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Diez, Ma Del Carmen Galbis. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias Durante los siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Archivo General de Indias Sevilla Volume 6. Murcia, Spain: Ministerio de Cultura, 1986. Print.
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    The Rosario Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rosario Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 9 January 2017 at 09:15.

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