The mountainous borders of Spain
contain the origins of the prestigious surname San jose. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames
were the patronymic
surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Spanish patronymic names emerged as early as the mid-9th century and the most common patronymic suffix is ez.
Early Origins of the San jose family
The surname San jose was first found in Castile
, preeminent among the Christian kingdoms of medieval Spain.
Early History of the San jose family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our San jose research.Another 231 words (16 lines of text) covering the years 1094, 1236, 1248, 1257, 1644, 1712, 1700 and 1709 are included under the topic Early San jose History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
San jose Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Ibáñez, Ibañez, Ibánez, Ibanez, Ibán, Iban, Iváñez, Ivañez, Ivánez, Ivanez, Báñez, Bañez, Bánez, Banez, Fáñez, Fañez, Fánez, Fanez, Juan, Juanes, Juanas, Juano, Joanes, Juánez, Juanez, Yáñez, Yañez, Yánez and many more.
Early Notables of the San jose family (pre 1700)
Prominent among members of the family were Pedro Yáñez Espiga and Fernán Ibáñez Baticela, who received a grant of land in the Repartimiento de Córdoba after that city was retaken from the Muslims in 1236; Gonzalo Yáñez de Meneses, who fought in the reconquest of Seville in 1248; Gonzalo Yáñez, who... Another 114 words (8 lines of text) are included under the topic Early San jose Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the San jose family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
San jose Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Jesus San Jose, aged 20, who emigrated to the United States from Bilbao, Spain, in 1912
- Trinidad San Jose, aged 50, who landed in America from Cadiz, Spain, in 1912
- Emilia San Jose, aged 44, who landed in America from Malaga, Spain, in 1913
- Escolastica San Jose, aged 50, who emigrated to the United States from Malaga, Spain, in 1913
- Eululia San Jose, aged 44, who settled in America from Malaga, Spain, in 1913
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