Lopez Name Meaning

Spanish (López): patronymic from the medieval personal name Lope (from Latin lupus ‘wolf’). This is one of the commonest of all Spanish surnames.

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

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Lopez Family Origin

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Lopez Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lopez family was Farm Laborer. The most common Lopez occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Lopez's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lopez.

Source: Census data for Lopez | Data not to scale

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Lopez Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Lopez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lopez in 1940 was 26, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lopez

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