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The noble surname Tinoco is of Spanish descent; however its origins are disputed among experts. The most common theory is that the name Tinoco is derived from the castilian word "tino" which means "marksmanship."

Tinoco Early Origins



The surname Tinoco was first found in the ancient kingdom of Castile. However, early records show that the surname Tinoco was also present in the provinces of Extremadura during the early Middle Ages.

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Tinoco Spelling Variations


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Tinoco Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Tinocos and others.

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Tinoco Early History


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Tinoco Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tinoco research. Another 179 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1672, 1700 and 1665 are included under the topic Early Tinoco History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Tinoco Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Tinoco Early Notables (pre 1700)



Con la Reconquista guerra con la que los cristianos bajo las órdenes del rey Fernando y la reina Isabel reconquistaron a España y expulsaron a los musulmanes invasores en el año 1492. Dentro...

Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Tinoco Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tinoco Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Pedro Tinoco, who arrived in America in 1514 with four children
  • Arias Tinoco, who came to Florida in 1538 with his brother Diego
  • Hernando Tinoco, who sailed to Peru in 1560
  • Cristobal Tinoco who settled in New Granada in 1565
  • Juan Tinoco who emigrated to Peru in 1592

Tinoco Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Pedro Tinoco, who landed in America in 1814
  • Alvaro Tinoco, who arrived in America in 1836
  • Arias Tinoco, who landed in Florida in 1838
  • Juan Tinoco, who arrived in Peru in 1892

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Contemporary Notables of the name Tinoco (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Tinoco (post 1700)



  • Rodolfo Aguirre Tinoco (b. 1937), Mexican artist
  • Pedro Tinoco (1928-1993), Venezuelan businessman and politician, Venezuelan Minister of Finance (1969-1972)
  • Luís Tinoco, Portuguese composer, best known for his works including the operas Evil Machines (2008) and Paint Me (2010)
  • Alfredo Alves Tinoco (1904-1975), Brazilian footballer
  • Gonçalves Fernandes Tinoco (b. 1986), Portuguese footballer
  • Luis Demetreo Tinoco (b. 1905), professor and diplomat from Costa Rica

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    2. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    3. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    4. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
    5. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    8. García Carraffa, Alberto and Arturo. Diccionario Heráldico y Genealógico de Apellidos Españoles y Americanos 88 Volumes. Madrid: A. Marzo. Print.
    9. Chronological list of passengers to Spanish America (including Florida and Louisiana, 1538-1559). From documents in the "Indian Archives". Sevilla. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The Tinoco Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Tinoco 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 4 December 2015 at 11:02.

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