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Jerez Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from places in the provinces of Badajoz and Cadiz called Jerez. The former, now known in full as Jerez de los Caballeros, was the birthplace of the explorer Vasco Núñez (c.1475–1519); the latter, Jerez de la Frontera, was an important center for the manufacture of sherry (named in English from the place) and brandy.

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


Similar surnames: Perea, Cerezo, Velez, Perez, Meraz, Yepez, Gere, Jerry, Pere, Kertz

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Jerez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Jerez in 1965 was 77, and 74 in 2004.

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