La Familia Ortiz - Burgos Family Tree
Updated September 11, 2006
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Family Name History
From The Historical Research Center
The Spanish surname Ortiz has had a long and distinguished association with the province of Valencia in Spain.The Surname is of Patronymic Origin,being derived from the Latin personal name "Fortunio",meaning one who is "fortunate".The leading family of the name in the province of Valencia claim their descent from one Rodrigo Ortiz,a captain in the army of King Jaime I of Aragon.This Rodrigo Ortiz played a leading role in the conquest of Valencia by the Aragonese,being involved in both the surrender of the fortress of Ares and the siege of Burriana.
An early record of the surname is that of one Francisco Ortiz who was born in the Valle de Gordejuela in 1590.Martin de Valencia in his "Cronica de Valencia" cites various individuals of the Ortiz family who distinguished themselves in the history of their province.One of the earliest records of the surname on the American continent is that of Diego Ortiz de Largacha,who was born in Nueva Veracruz in 1632.
The title of Conde de Donadio de Casasola is held by one Enrique Ortiz Lopez-Valdemoro,while Francisco Alberto Ortiz de la Rocamattei is recognized as the Maques de Lises.
Armoiries: D'argent a un arbre de sinople,accompagne de deux loups passant de sable;enchaines au fut,I'un suivant d'autre;le tout soutenu d'une terrasse isolee au naturel.
Source Reference:Armorial General Rietstap,II-358
Blazon of Arms: Argent,on a terrace,a tree vert between two wolves passant sable,each chained to the trunk.
Crest: A wolf passant sable.
Translation: The wolf represents those valiant captains who succeded in their attempts after long sieges and hard enterprises.
- Noberto Rivera,Aja,Charles and Neri Rivera (57 KB)
2 more elders of La Familia Ortiz with son and Grandaughter
- Olga.Rodolfo,Puchi and Titi Puri (47 KB)
4 of 5 Remaining Elders of La Familia Ortiz Burgos.
- Teresa Nieves,Brett Nieves (37 KB)
Brother and Sister Teresa and Brett
- Irene Rivera, Arlene Oyola (36 KB)
Irene and Arlene sounds like the begining of a rhyme.
- All first cousins (48 KB)
Jefferey Valentin,Lorie Friedmeyer,Rudy Ortiz Jr.,Valerie Bury,Nandy Ortiz,Tina Cipriano,Arlene Oyola,Mattie Skidmore,Nydia Nieves,Raquel Ortiz,Reinaldo Rivera,Noreen Pilatte,Greg Ortiz,Stephanie Stewart.
- Flag Of Puerto Rico (5 KB)
The Flag of our Peolple
- Luisa Rivera,Esther Rivera,Olga and Esther Ortiz (66 KB)
Luisa,Esther,Olga and Esther
- Mr. Benito (Puchi) Ortiz (40 KB)
2nd oldest elder and El Presidente of La Familia Ortiz Burgos reunion.
- Olga Valentin and Julio C. Ortiz (13 KB)
Titi Olga and Uncle Julio At Michelle's Wedding
- Evan G. Ortiz,Rudy Ortiz Jr.,Rudy E.Ortiz III (50 KB)
Me and the Boys
- Gregory Bury kissing Titi Olga (45 KB)
Greg Bury trying to stay on Titi Olga's good side.
- Manny & Arlene Oyola and Girls (23 KB)
The Oyola Family at Michelle's Wedding
- Raquel Ortiz ,Noreen Pilatte (47 KB)
Sisters Raquel and Noreen
- The 3 Rudy's (50 KB)
Rudy Rivera,Rudy Ortiz Jr.,Rodolfo E.Ortiz Burgos
- Mr.& Mrs. Benito (Puchi) & Esther Ortiz (9 KB)
Uncle Puchi & Esther
- Tina Cipriano,Valerie Bury (41 KB)
Sisters Tina and Valerie
- Mattie and Dean Skidmore (51 KB)
Mattie and hubby Deno
- Rodolfo,Melissa,Ashley & Rudy Ortiz Jr. (15 KB)
Papi,Melissa,Ashley and Rudy at Michelle's Wedding
- Puerto Rican Flag and Roberto Clemente (5 KB)
Greatest Puerto Rican Baseball Player of all time.What would a Puerto Rican Family web site be without a Puerto Rican Flag? Answer:(Cuban)
- Susan,Greg and Elisa Maria Ortiz (66 KB)
La Familia de Gregorio Ortiz
- Melissa and Robbie Thomas (543 KB)
Melissa and Robbie Married October 11,2003
- Brian Nieves,Tara Alexander (40 KB)
Brother and Sister Brian and Tara. Now isn't that special?
- Felix Nieves and Rodolfo E.Ortiz Burgos (49 KB)
Felix and Papi
- Arlene & Puri (741 KB)
Arlene Oyola & Pura(Titi Puri) Ortiz at Melissa's Wedding October 12,2003
- Nicholas Page,Gregory Page (26 KB)
Cousins Nick and Greg.
- Jefferey Valentin and Reinaldo Rivera (51 KB)
Jefferey and Reinaldo probably discussing politics
- Uncle Puchi and Rodolfo (12 KB)
Uncle Puchi and Rodolfo at Julio's Funeral
- Chris Alexander,Tara Alexander (34 KB)
Tara with Hubby Chris.Now Isn't That Special?