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Fernandez Name Meaning

Spanish (Fernández): patronymic from the personal name Fernando. The surname (and to a lesser extent the variant Hernandez) has also been established in southern Italy, mainly in Naples and Palermo, since the period of Spanish dominance there, and as a result of the expulsion of the Jews from Spain and Portugal at the end of the 15th century, many of whom moved to Italy.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hernandez, Fernandes, Hernadez, Ferdinand, Bernardez, Menendez

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  • Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Fernandez occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Fernandez's were Servants.

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