The Spanish surname Viramontes is of noble descent and appears to be of toponymic origin, deriving from a place name where the original bearer resided or held land. The family name Viramontes is composed of the elements "mira" and "montes," two Spanish words with the combined meaning of "place with a view of the mountains."
The surname Viramontes was first found in the village of Miramontes, situated in the province of La Coruna.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Juan De Miramonte who left Seville and emigrated to New Spain
in 1562; and Florentino Miramonte who settled in Puerto Rico in 1860.