Show ContentsSi fuentes History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

Noble surnames, such as Si fuentes, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Si fuentes, 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. Many Spanish local names reflect Arabic words or place-names because Spain was conquered by the Muslim Moors from the 8th to 12th centuries.The Si fuentes family originally lived in the region of Fuentes which is a place-name that means fountains.

Early Origins of the Si fuentes family

The surname Si fuentes was first found in Castile, an important Christian kingdom of the Middle Ages.

Early History of the Si fuentes family

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Si fuentes Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Fuentes, Fuente, de la Fuente, Fuentecilla, Fuéntez, Fuentez, Font, Fonte, Fontes, Fontecilla, Fontana, Fontano, Fontanal, Fontanales, Fontanals, Fontanella, Fontanet, Fontanillos and many more.

Early Notables of the Si fuentes family

Notable bearers of the family name Si fuentes were Juan Pedro Fontanella (1576-1680), a Catalan judge and advocate, co-instigator of the Catalan Revolt of 1640; seventeenth century Spanish navigator Bartolomé Fuentes; seventeenth century Catalan lawyer and politician Joan Pere...
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Si fuentes Ranking

In the United States, the name Si fuentes is the 7,721st most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. [1]

United States Si fuentes migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Si fuentes Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Francisco Sifuentes, aged 30, who arrived in America from Paris, in 1898

Contemporary Notables of the name Si fuentes (post 1700) +

  • Aram Han Sifuentes (b. 1986), Korean-born, American social practice fiber artist, writer, curator, and an adjunct professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Marcelino Bautista Sifuentes, Mexican-born, American artist known for his papel picado
  • Nicole Sifuentes (b. 1986), née Edwards, a Canadian track and field athlete who specialises in middle-distance running events
  • Hugo Armando Sifuentes Hernández (b. 1993), Mexican professional footballer who plays for Tampico Madero F.C
  • Felipe de Jesús Sifuentes Muñoz (b. 1994), Mexican professional footballer who last played for Real Zamora
  • Nicole Edwards Sifuentes (b. 1986), Canadian silver and bronze medalist track and field athlete
  • Nélida Sifuentes Cueto (b. 1981), Bolivian politician and a union leader of the indigenous peasant movement

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