Salce History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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The original bearer of the name Salce, which is a local surname, once lived, held land, or was born in the beautiful region of Spain. In Spain, hereditary surnames were adopted according to fairly general rules and during the late Middle Ages, names that were derived from localities became increasingly widespread. Local names originally denoted the proprietorship of the village or estate. The Salce family originally lived near willow trees. The distinguished name Salce is derived from the Latin word "salix," which means "willow tree."
Early Origins of the Salce family
The surname Salce was first found in the Basque region of northern Spain.
Early History of the Salce family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Salce research. Another 355 words (25 lines of text) covering the year 1255 is included under the topic Early Salce History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Salce Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Salcedo, de Salcedo, Salceda, Salcido, Salcida, Salsedo, Salseda, Saucedo, de Saucedo, Sauceda, Sausedo, Sauseda, Salce, Salces, de Salces and many more.
Early Notables of the Salce family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Salce family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Cristóbal Salcedo, who sailed to America in 1512; Hernando de Saucedo also sailed to America in 1512; Teresa de Salcedo sailed to New Spain in 1533.
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