The noble surname Nogueras is of Spanish descent and appears to be of habitation origin. The name Nogueras is derived from places of the same name located in Lugo and Pontevedra. This place name is derived from the Galician word "noguiera," meaning "walnut tree."
The surname Nogueras was first found in the Galician province of Lugo in the village of Nogueira. The earliest reference to the Nogueras family includes don Mendo Paes Nogueira who was a knight in "la Orden de los Templarios" in 1089.
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