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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:
'Not to know what happened before we were born is to remain perpetually a child. For what is the worth of a human life unless it is woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history' -- Cicero