Origins Available: Portuguese, Spanish
Spain, a country rich in culture and history. The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in Spain 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. The Spanish surname Soza is the Castillian form of the Galician and Portuguese surname Souza or Sousa.
Early Origins of the Soza family
Galicia, in northwestern Spain.
Early History of the Soza family
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Soza Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Sosa, de Sosa, Soso, Soza, Sousa, de Sousa, Souza and many more.
Early Notables of the Soza family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Soza family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Soza Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
Contemporary Notables of the name Soza (post 1700)
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