Family History and Genealogy Resources by Surname
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:
'It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors.' -- Plutarch