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Fernandes Name Meaning

Portuguese: patronymic from the personal name Fernando. This is one of the most common surnames in Portugal. This surname is also common in Goa and elsewhere on the west coast of India, having been taken there by Portuguese colonists.

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


Similar surnames: Fernandez, Fernando, Hernandez, Hernandes, Hernando, Ferrand

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Fernandes Family Origin

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Fernandes Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    50%
  • Solicitor

    25%
  • Teacher School

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fernandes family was Teacher School. Annuitant and Solicitor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fernandes. The most common Fernandes occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 50% of Fernandes's were Annuitants.

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Fernandes Historical Records

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Fernandes Life Expectancy

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