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Aguilar Family History

Aguilar Name Meaning
Spanish, Catalan, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of numerous places called Aguilar, from Latin aquilare ‘haunt of eagles’ (a derivative of aquila ‘eagle’), for example Aguilar de Campo in Palencia, Aguilar de la Frontera in Córdoba, and Aguilar de Segarra in Catalonia. DK, RS.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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8,203 Military Records
33,432 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Aguilar Families

  • Number of Aguilar families
     141 - 280
     48 - 140
     1 - 47
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Aguilar families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Aguilar last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Aguilar Family Origin

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Aguilar Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Aguilar

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Aguilar Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Aguilar census records

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Aguilar Civil War Service Records

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