Avila Last Name Origin
My grandmother's name is Ovila, what is her nationality? ۔
Her name is Joanna Maria Ovila who was born in 1818. She was married to Jose Antonio Dalil. Another great grandmother is Maria Kala Elm who was born in 1860.
The meaning and date of the name Vela
Spanish (ÃÂ villa): The demonic name for a villa in ancient Castile. Its name, first mentioned in the Latin forms Avela and Abulia, has an unknown origin and meaning.
Portuguese and Galician: The topographical name of a person belonging to a town or village, from devila, is re-interpreted as de avila, from the village.
Port of departure from Oviedo to USA:
Isos Islands 31
Havana, Cuba 19
Liverpool, England and Queenstown, Ireland 13%
Spin Wall, Panama 9
Barbados and St. Thomas, West Indies and Paraguay 6
Notices from the UK and Ireland Your ancestors may have come to the US from the UK or other Irish countries.
The meaning and date of the name of the villa:
1. Spain (Ovila): The terrible name of an ancient Castile village. Its name, first mentioned in the Latin forms Avela and Abulia, has an unknown origin and meaning.
2. Portuguese and Galician: From devila, a topographical name for people who come to a town, village or are re-interpreted as devila.