Spain contain the origins of the prestigious surname Valdmerrama. 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. Spanish patronymic names emerged as early as the mid-9th century and the most common patronymic suffix is ez. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. Some names are derived from the saints of the Christian Church, but many Spanish surnames are derived from personal names of Germanic origin. The Visigoths, who ruled Spain between the mid-5th and early 8th centuries had a profound impact on the development of surnames.
Early Origins of the Valdmerrama family
Asturias, birthplace of the Christian Reconquest of Spain.
Early History of the Valdmerrama family
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Valdmerrama Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Valdés, Valdes, Valdez and others.
Early Notables of the Valdmerrama family (pre 1700)
(c. 1509-1541), Spanish writer and secretary to King Charles...
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Migration of the Valdmerrama family to the New World and Oceana
Valdmerrama Family Crest Products