× Home
×

Family Crest and History Search
House of Names
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


The distinguished surname Verdugo is of Spanish origin, being derived from the trade or profession of the original bearer of the name.The surname comes directly from the Castilian word "verdugo" which is a variant of "verde" deriving from the Latin word "viridis," meaning "green." The word "verdugo" is translated as "hangman, public executioner" or officer of justice.

Verdugo Early Origins



The surname Verdugo was first found in the area of Arévalo, in the province of Avila.

Close

Verdugo Spelling Variations


Expand

Verdugo Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Verduga, Berdugo and others.

Close

Verdugo Early History


Expand

Verdugo Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Verdugo research. Another 183 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1657, 1720 and 1668 are included under the topic Early Verdugo History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

Verdugo Early Notables (pre 1700)


Expand

Verdugo 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 de estos nombres de familias se han destacado, por ejemplo, Nicolas Verdugo de...

Another 45 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Verdugo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Close

The Great Migration


Expand

The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Verdugo Settlers in United States in the 16th Century

  • Diego Verdugo who emigrated to Nombre de Dios, Panama in 1536
  • Gaspar Verdugo who sailed for Peru in 1555
  • Francisco Verdugo who arrived in Florida in 1563

Verdugo Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Manuel Verdugo, who landed in America in 1816
  • Miguel Verdugo, who arrived in America in 1828
  • Hernando Verdugo, who arrived in America in 1828
  • Diego Verdugo, who arrived in Nombre de Dios, Panama in 1836
  • Pedro Verdugo, who landed in Florida in 1838
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Close

Contemporary Notables of the name Verdugo (post 1700)


Expand

Contemporary Notables of the name Verdugo (post 1700)



  • Alonso Verdugo de Castilla (1706-1767), Spanish 3rd Count of Torrepalma, Knight of the Order of Calatrava in 1756
  • Manuel Verdugo (1877-1951), Spanish poet
  • Agustín Verdugo (1858-1906), Mexican politician
  • Humberto Verdugo (b. 1898), medical surgeon and professor in Chile

Close

Verdugo Family Crest Products


Expand

Verdugo Family Crest Products




Close

See Also


Expand

See Also




Close

Citations


Expand

Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. 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).
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Archivo General De Indias, Sevilla. Catalogo de Pasajeros a Indias durante los Siglos XVI, XVII y XVIII Edited by the docents of the General Indian Archives under the Director of the Archives, Don Cristobal Bermudez Plata 3 Volumes - Volume 1 1509-1534. Sevilla, Spain: Imprenta de la Gavidia, 1940. Print.
    5. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    6. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    7. Carr, Raymond. Spain, 1808-1975. 2nd Ed. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1982. Print. (ISBN 978-0198221272).
    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. Crozier, William Armstrong Edition. Crozier's General Armory A Registry of American Families Entitled to Coat Armor. New York: Fox, Duffield, 1904. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    11. ...

    The Verdugo Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Verdugo 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 18 December 2015 at 00:48.

    Sign Up

      


    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
    House of Names on Facebook
    Follow Houseofnames on Twitter
    Houseofnames on Pinterest