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Noble surnames, such as Valdivieso, evoke images of the ancient homeland of the Spanish people. The original bearer of the name Valdivieso, 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. The Valdivieso family originally lived in Valdivielso. This place-name is derived from the Asturian word val-di-vieso, which means old man's-valley.

Valdivieso Early Origins



The surname Valdivieso was first found in Leon, a region of northwestern Spain.

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Valdivieso Spelling Variations


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Valdivieso Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Valdivia, de Valdivia, Valdivieso, de Valdivieso, Valdivielso, de Valdivielso, Valdevieso and many more.

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Valdivieso Early History


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Valdivieso Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Valdivieso research. Another 361 words (26 lines of text) covering the years 1242 and 1544 are included under the topic Early Valdivieso History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Valdivieso Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Valdivieso Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notable bearers of the family name Valdivieso were Spanish priest Antonio Valdivieso, named Bishop of Nicaragua in 1544, a defender of Indian rights; nineteenth century Ecuadoran philanthropist Bernardo...

Another 28 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Valdivieso 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:

Valdivieso Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Bartolomé de Valdivieso, who sailed to America in 1514
  • Pedro de Valdivieso sailed to Venezuela in 1534
  • Lázaro de Valdivieso sailed to Florida in 1538
  • Diego de Valdivieso sailed to Cuba in 1538
  • Juan de Valdivieso sailed to Peru in 1579

Valdivieso Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Bartolome De Valdivieso, who arrived in America in 1814
  • Pedro De Valdivieso, who landed in Venezuela in 1834
  • Lazaro De Valdivieso, who arrived in Florida in 1838
  • Juan De Valdivieso, who landed in Peru in 1879

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Contemporary Notables of the name Valdivieso (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Valdivieso (post 1700)



  • Lucas P. Valdivieso, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1908
  • Domingo Valdivieso (1832-1872), Spanish painter
  • Rafael Valentín Valdivieso (1804-1878), Chilean priest and lawyer
  • Mercedes Valdivieso (1924-1993), Chilean writer
  • Luz Valdivieso (b. 1977), Chilean actress
  • Juan Valdivieso (1910-2007), Peruvian footballer and manager
  • Edison Valdivieso (b. 1989), Ecuadorian footballer
  • Gabriel Larraín Valdivieso (1925-2008), Chilean Roman Catholic bishop
  • Carlos Alberto Salinas Valdivieso, Bolivian historian and diplomat

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    2. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
    3. Atienza, Julio De Atienza. Español: Diccionario Heraldico De Apellidos Españoles Y De Titulos Nobiliarios. Madrid: Aguilar, 1959. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. 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.
    6. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. 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. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    9. 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).
    10. de Cadenas, Vicente Y Viicent. Caballeros de La Orden de Santiago Siglo XVIII. Madrid: Hidalguía, 1996. Print.
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    The Valdivieso Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Valdivieso 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 6 September 2016 at 06:49.

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