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These are the oldest members of the Herrera family on AncientFaces.
- Sancho De Herrera De Saavedra born 1395
- Sancho De De Herrera born 1442
- Constanza De Herrera Y Peraza born 1445
- Antonia Herrera born 1859
- Maria Herrera born 1859
- Maria Ana Antonia De Herrera born 1724
- Therese Herrera born 1863
- Francisco Jose Herrera born 1880
- Francisco Jose Herrera born 1880
- Vincentia Maria Herrera born 1880
These are the longest-lived members of the Herrera family on AncientFaces.
- Patricio Herrera lived 115 years
- Angela Herrera lived 115 years
- Anastacia Herrera lived 105 years
- Cuba Herrera lived 103 years
- Francisco D Herrera lived 103 years
- Mariano Herrera lived 103 years
- Benita A Herrera lived 103 years
- Cipriana Gonzales Herrera lived 103 years
- Eugene Leon Herrera lived 103 years
- Florencia Herrera lived 104 years
Herrera Surname History
Herrera dates to the medieval period in Castile. This Spanish and Portuguese name, derived from the Spanish "Herrera", meaning iron-worker, is also related to the Latin word "ferraria", meaning iron-forge. Bearers of the surname were particularly famous explorers in Herrera family history: Alonso de Herrera to America, 1511; Cristobal de Herrera to America, 1513.
The Herrera surname is both of Portuguese and Spanish origin. The Herrera last name can be traced back to Castille, a medieval Christian kingdom of Spain.
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Herrera Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
Herrera Meaning & Etymology
Herrera Life Expectancy
According to our database of 13,774 people with the last name Herrera that have a birth and death date listed:
Herrera Family Tree
Famous People named Herrera
Carolina Herrera is a Venezuelan-American fashion deisgner known for impeccable personal style, and dressing First Ladies from Jacqueline Onassis to Michelle Obama. The New York Times cited her designs as "elegant and worldly without ever being fussy."
Jaime Herrera Beutler is the U.S. Representative for Washington's 3rd congressional district. She is a member of the Republican Party as well as the youngest female U.S.Representative.
Dennis Herrera is a City Attorney of San Francisco, best known for his court action in favor of gay marriage, including against Prop 8. He was re-elected as City Attorney with an astonishing 96 percent of the vote.
Michael Arthur Herrera is an American musician most widely known as the vocalist and bass guitarist for the pop punk band MxPx, as well as being the front-man of his new band Tumbledown.
Aaron Herrera is a professional boxer and the current WBC Lightweight Champion.
Most Common Herrera First Names
According to our database of 35,641 people with the last name Herrera that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:
- Maria 4.0%
- Jose 3.5%
- Juan 1.8%
- Jesus 1.1%
- Manuel 0.9%
- Mary 0.9%
- David 0.9%
- Francisco 0.8%
- Guadalupe 0.8%
- Joe 0.7%
- Luis 0.7%
- Antonio 0.7%
- Robert 0.7%
- Carlos 0.7%
- Pedro 0.6%
- John 0.6%
- Daniel 0.6%
- Miguel 0.6%
- Rosa 0.5%
- Frank 0.5%
- Gloria 0.5%
- Raul 0.5%
- Norma 0.5%
- Richard 0.5%
- Victor 0.5%
- Ruben 0.5%
- Carmen 0.4%
- Ricardo 0.4%
- Roberto 0.4%
- Rafael 0.4%
- Ramon 0.4%
- Martha 0.4%
- Mario 0.4%
- Juanita 0.4%
- Ana 0.4%
- Sylvia 0.4%
- Patricia 0.4%
- Hector 0.4%
- Elizabeth 0.4%
- Michael 0.4%
- Jorge 0.4%
- Juana 0.3%
- Arturo 0.3%
- Yolanda 0.3%
- George 0.3%
- Margarita 0.3%
- Alfredo 0.3%
- Sandra 0.3%
- Raymond 0.3%
- J 0.3%
Herrera Pronunciation & Spelling Variations