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Perez Surname Origin
(Spanish) and Jewish (Sephardic): patronymic from the personal name Pedro - son of Pedro (Peter)
Source: American Surnames. ; Smith, Elsdon C; Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.
Perez Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Perez family history than the origin of your surname:
A Perez Family History Thought:
'There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors, and no slave who has not had a king among his.' --Helen Keller