The noble surname Pugas is of Spanish descent and appears to be of toponymic origin, derived from the place name where the original bearer first lived or owned land. The family Pugas take their surname from the Tower of Puga which is located in Puga.
, near the city of Orense.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Rui De Puga who arrived in Peru in 1565; Vasco De Puga who settled in New Spain
in 1567; Francisco De Puga who came to New Spain
in 1576; and Maria De Puga who settled in the Philippines in 1590. Later settlers included Manuel Puga who arrived in New York City in 1822.