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Castro Surname History

I was told that the name Castro comes from Gaul.    Galacian.    We are the Celt before the Celts.

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Castro Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

Spain.  The coat of arms has six suns.  We helped  the monarchy keep the peace (if I recall correctly).  

Castro Meaning & Etymology

Castro means, "Fortified Village"

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