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Martinez Surname Origin
(Spanish) patronymic from the personal name Martin - son of Martin
Source: American Surnames. ; Smith, Elsdon C; Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.
Martinez Surname Meaning and Family Facts
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A Martinez Family History Thought:
'Those who not look upon themselves as a link connecting the past with the future do not perform their duty to the world' --Daniel Webster