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Rivas Genealogy & History

Rivas is a French and Spanish surname derived from any of the places named Rivas/Ribas, from the Spanish riba, meaning riverbank. Rivas family history originated in Languedoc in southern France near the border with Spain, and Rivas genealogy includes the name variations Rhival, Rhivalle, Ribas, Ribes (Catalan), Rivale, Rivalls, Rivalles, and Rivel. The earliest American Rivas include Francisco de Rivas, who sailed to America in 1513, and Catalina de Rival who sailed to Colombia in 1585, with later settlers to Quebec in the mid-1600s. The Rivas coat of arms contains silver crescents and gold stars, symbolizing peace, enlightenment, generosity and divinity.


Rivas Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Abdon Rivas-- --, 1929February 11,1994PR
Baldemar Rivas-- --, 1944September 25,2003TX
Candida Rivas-- --, 1907October 19,1998FL
Dahlia Rivas-- --, 1961December 26,2007TX

Rivas Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earnest Rivas-- --, 1915August 26,2007Bethany,OK
Facundo Rivas-- --, 1906January ,1988Bethlehem,PA
Gabina Rivas-- --, 1886May ,1983Oxnard,CA
Hagar Rivas-- --, 1926September 15,1994Oxnard,CA

Rivas Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Adelso RivasSulma QuintanaSeptember 9,2000Harris, TX
Christian RivasNicole TorresSeptember 19,2006Wake, NC
Franklin RivasMirta RodriguezAugust 4,2004Wake, NC
Jose RivasAna Fernandes SequeraJuly 30,2005Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Rivas

1751st: Grover1752nd: Overton
1753rd: Varner1754th: Nagel
1755th: Lim1756th: Andrade
1757th: Mosher1758th: Payton
1759th: Spicer1760th: Naylor

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