origin, deriving from the trade or profession pursued by the first bearer of the name. Here, the surname MacHuca derives from the same word "machucar," which is derived, from "machar," meaning "to strike in order to break something." Thus, the name MacHuca may have been given to someone who was a stone-cutter or a blacksmith.
The surname MacHuca was first found in the north central region of Castile.
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Con la Reconquista guerra con la que los cristianos bajo las órdenes del rey Fernando y la reina Isabel reconquistaron a España y expulsaron a los musulmanes invasores en el año 1492. Dentro de estos nombres de familias se han destacado, por ejemplo, was Pedro Machuca (1490-1550), born in Toledo, he became a famous Spanish Renaissance... Another 56 words (4 lines of text) are included under the topic Early MacHuca Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.