The surname Zaldana comes from the place name Saldaña, which is located in Leon.
The surname Zaldana was first found in the former Kingdom of Leon, as well as in old Castile.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Gregorio de Saldana and Francisco de Saldana, who arrived in 1517. Hipolito de Saldana arrived in Spanish America in 1534. Juan de Saldana settled in Peru in 1560.