The noble surname Quevedo is of Spanish descent and is of toponymic origin, deriving from a place where the initial bearer once resided or held land. The name Quevedo has a meaning of "one who hails from Quevada."
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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... Another 42 words (3 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Quevedo Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
In the United States, the name Quevedo is the 9,293rd most popular surname with an estimated 2,487 people with that name. 
^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)