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Vilella Early Origins



The surname Vilella was first found in Andalucia, in southern Spain.

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Vilella Spelling Variations


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Vilella Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Vallegas, Vallegos, Vallegoz, Vallegaz, Valleges, Vilehena, Vilhegas, Vilchena, Vilazel, Vilhena, Villegas, Villegos, Villegoz, Villegaz and many more.

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Vilella Early History


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Vilella Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Vilella research. Another 413 words (30 lines of text) covering the years 1271 and 1700 are included under the topic Early Vilella History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Vilella Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Vilella Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Vilella 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:

Vilella Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Antonio Vilella, aged 17, landed in Puerto Rico in 1857
  • Francisco Vilella, who landed in Puerto Rico in 1868
  • Jose Vilella, aged 20, arrived in Peru in 1884

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Contemporary Notables of the name Vilella (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Vilella (post 1700)



  • Roberto Sánchez Vilella (1913-1997), Puerto Rican politician, 2nd Governor of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (1965-1969)

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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    2. Annuaire Général Héraldique Universel. Paris: Institut Héraldique, 1901. Print.
    3. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    4. Maduell, Charles R. Compiler Index of Spanish Citizens Entering the Port of New Orleans Between January 1840 and December 1865. New Orleans: The Compiler, 1966. Print.
    5. Rasmussen, Louis J. . San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists 4 Volumes Colma, California 1965 Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978. Print.
    6. Domínguez, C. Hispano de Apellidos y Blasones. 4 Vols. 2001. Print.
    7. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Armorial Général by J.B. Rietstap. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. 1967. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-209).
    8. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
    9. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    10. Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
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    The Vilella Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Vilella 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 January 2016 at 07:57.

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