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Ruiz Surname Origin

(Spanish) patronymic from the personal name Ruy, a short form of Rodrigo - son of Rodrigo

Source: American Surnames. ; Smith, Elsdon C; Genealogical Publishing Company, 1997.

Ruiz  Surname Meaning and Family Facts

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'It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended, but the glory belongs to our ancestors.' -- Plutarch

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