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Lopez Family of the Philippines

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Other variant includes Lopes.

López is a patronymic name, meaning "Son of Lope". Lope is a Spanish given name deriving from Latin lupus, meaning "wolf". The surname is first attested in Old Castile in the heart of Spain, where the name originated in Visigothic times. The name became common in the Philippines during the Spanish occupation.

This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the López Family of the Philippines. Profiles here are those of historical figures, scions of the gentry (de buena familia), revolutionary heroes, scholars, government officials, national athletes and other public personalities (celebrities) in various fields. Find more surnames at the master project page, Families of the Philippines.

The López Family was included in "The Manila 60", as published in the 1950s by society writer Torrosa Subido. The list comprised of the fabulously wealthy families, as well as those that made contributions to society. These old families pride themselves in the legacy of grace and refinement.

Business :: Presentacion Javelona Hofileña :: Carlo Katigbak :: Eugenio M. Lopez, Jr. :: Eugenio López Sr. :: Fernando Hofileña Lopez :: Gabby Lopez

Education :: Antonino Manapat Lopez :: Eusebio M. Lopez :: Narcisa Rizal-Lopez :: Salvador P. Lopez

Entertainment :: Mara Lopez :: Maria Isabel Lopez :: Julieta Hofileña Lopez :: Ian Veneracion

Law :: Hugo Ilagan :: Eusebio M. Lopez :: Natividad Almeda-Lopez :: Vicente Orestes Lopez Romualdez :: Pedro Yap

Literature :: Honorio López :: Edith Tiempo

Medicine :: Bonifacio Mencías

Politics :: Eduardo Joson :: Teodoro Locsin Jr. :: Albertito Lopez :: Alex Lopez :: Benito Villanueva Lopez :: Domingo Barcelona Lopez :: Fernando Hofileña Lopez :: Jaime Lopez :: Manny SD Lopez :: Manny Tantoco Lopez :: Mel Lopez :: Mike Rama :: Miguel López Romuáldez :: Norberto Lopez Romualdez :: Vicente Orestes Lopez Romualdez :: Hortensia Starke

Religion :: Francisco López :: Francisco López :: Isabelo de los Reyes Jr.

Social Causes :: Clemencia López :: Gina Lopez :: Clemencia López :: Graciano López Jaena

Sports :: Eduardo Teus

How to Contribute

  1. Please click the "Join Project" button on the upper right of the project page.
  2. After getting yourself added as a collaborator for the surname, select the profile of the prominent Filipino you wish to add.
  3. Navigate to the profile. Under the "More Actions" link, choose "Add to Project" and select sub-project to which your ancestor should be included in.
  4. Include in the "About Me" section a brief biographical sketch, summarizing the person's significant contributions and accomplishments. (Required)
  5. Include a photograph, if one exists.
  6. Mark the profile as "public" and not "private". (Required)