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Nunez Surname Origin
(Spanish) patronymic from the personal name Nuņo - son of Nuno.
Source: American Surnames. ; Smith, Elsdon C; Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.
Nunez Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Nunez family history than the origin of your surname:
A Nunez Family History Thought:
'If you would not be forgotten,
As soon as you are dead and rotten,
Either write things worthy of reading,
Or do things worthy of writing.' --Benjamin Franklin, May 1738