Villacorta History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Although the exact origin of the Spanish surname Villacorta is unclear, research suggests that, like most Spanish compound surnames containing the first element "Villa," the surname was adopted as a surname from the name of a place of residence. The Latin "Villa" means town. It is the place name that is uncertain.
Early Origins of the Villacorta family
The surname Villacorta was first found in Andalusia, in southern Spain, the chief city being Seville an ancient pre-Roman Iberian town.
Early History of the Villacorta family
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Villacorta Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Villacreces, Villacrecis, Villacrusis and others.
Early Notables of the Villacorta family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Villacorta is the 18,398th most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. 
Villacorta migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Villacorta Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Andres De Villacorta, who arrived in America in 1812 
- Diego De Villacorta, who landed in America in 1814 
Related Stories +
- ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)