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BAIADA ancestry

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Bajata family

Bajata Nicole (View posts)
Posted: 991360862000
Hello, David !

I wrote a message before this one, but as I am not very used on the forums, I dont know if it started.
Thank you for your reply. I doesn't get any proof about the spanish origin of our commun surname. We still thought so because of the letter "J" that does'nt exist in Italian, but exists in Spanish. As you say, Spanish invaders stayed there during many centuries, such as you cand find, still now, in Sicilia, many families with surnames like "Lopez", "Sanchez" and so on. On the other hand, "Bajar" means "go down", and Bajada" meains "down way" in Spanish. So, it seems to me logic to think this way.
Searching on the site of Mormons, I found a Bajata in Mexic. This one is probably one of my relatives, as I know that my grand'father went there and stayed during a few years, at the end of the 19e century, and he probably didn't go there alone…
Anyway, our surname is not so common and spraid, so it is not impossible that we could be relatives. I should be interessed in knowing when your family came to America.
Regards.
Nicole
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Bajata Nicole 991360862000 
David Salvia 991990665000 
Nicole 992269699000 
James Bianco 1159209173000 
James Bianco 1159209353000 
James Bianco 1159552206000 
sbajada 1041726652000 
David Salvia 1043448564000 
Steve Bajada 1043535218000 
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