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Multiple Origins for the Surname Souza


Portuguese


Souza Early Origins




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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Souza Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Eligio Souza, who sailed to Puerto Rico in 1881
  • Eligio Souza, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1881 [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)

Souza Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Agostinho Jose Tavaies Souza, aged 25, who settled in America from Neiros, Portugal, in 1912
  • Amalia Souza, aged 19, who emigrated to the United States from Loule, Portugal, in 1916
  • Adelaide Souza, aged 22, who landed in America from Lisbon, Portugal, in 1916
  • Alexandre Souza, aged 22, who settled in America from Villa Verde, Portugal, in 1916
  • Alfredo Souza, aged 25, who emigrated to the United States from Va. P. Aguiar, Portugal, in 1916
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Souza (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Souza (post 1700)



  • Travis O. Souza, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2000; Candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada 2nd District, 2002
  • Jeff Souza, American Democrat politician, Chair of Washtenaw County Democratic Party, 2007-
  • James Souza, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 1964
  • Florentin Souza, American politician, U.S. Consular Agent in Champerico, 1884
  • Elsie Souza, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1996, 2004
  • Cliff Souza, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004
  • Arna Souza, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 2012
  • Joe Souza (b. 1970), American singer and actor
  • Justin Richard Souza (b. 1985), American professional baseball player
  • Steven E. de Souza (b. 1947), American producer, director and screenwriter
  • ... (Another 20 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Souza Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  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)

Other References

  1. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
  2. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  3. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  4. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  5. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  6. Marques A. H. De Oliveira. History of Portugal. New York: Columbia University Press, 1972. Print.
  7. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
  8. 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.
  9. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  10. Guiseppi, Montague Spencer, edition. Naturalizations of Foreign Protestants in the American and West Indian Colonies. Mancester, England: The Huguenot Soceity of London, 1921. Print.
  11. ...

The Souza Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Souza 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 09:16.

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