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Lopez Surname Origin
(Spanish) patronymic from the medieval personal name Lope (from Latin lupus ‘wolf’). - Son of Lope
Source: American Surnames. ; Smith, Elsdon C; Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.
Lopez Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Lopez family history than the origin of your surname:
A Lopez Family History Thought:
'Every man is his own ancestor, and every man his own heir. He devises his own future, and he inherits his own past.' -- H. F. Hedge