. House of Herrera .
The Herrera family is a long standing family from the spanish nobility that appeared in the 14th century. They were from landowners, lords, conquerors, merchants to bankers in Spain, the Canaries, Latin America, Germany and England.
The Herrera family has been known since the 14th century mainly for acts of bravery that have earned them titles and conquests over the generations. The family has exerted a strong military and political influence, and is imbued with traditions and values that endure today. Over the course of seven centuries, the Herrera family has played a key role in the development of finance, commerce and fashion in Spain, North and Latin America, and more recently in the UK and beyond.
The Herrera family has had a pivotal influence on Latin American and Caribbean history and has especially influenced the Latin American Banking & Real Estate industry since 14th century with the founding of Hacienda La Vega (1590) and in the late 19th century (1890) with the founding of Banco Caracas by Julio César Velutini Couturier, who chaired Banco Caracas until 1930.
. Dynasty of Herrera .
The family is made up of a succession of high profiles ancestors who through their bravery over the centuries have spread the family throughout the world leaving their mark in different parts of Europe and Latin America today making the following generations a glorious dynasty through seven centuries.
. Orders of Herrera .
. Famous estates of the dynasty .
Over the centuries the Herrera’s have settled in historically known homes. Some are still part of the family heritage, others have been passed on to other branches of the family.