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Almeida Family History

Almeida Name Meaning
Portuguese and Spanish: habitational name from any of a number of places so named in Portugal or from Almeida in Zamora province, Spain, all named from Arabic as al-medina ‘the city’. DK This name is also found in western India, where it was taken by Portuguese colonists.

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

241,168 Historical Documents with Almeida on Ancestry.com
184,329 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,297 Military Records
14,617 Immigration Records
11,831 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Almeida Families

  • Number of Almeida families
     84 - 165
     29 - 83
     1 - 28
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Almeida families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Almeida last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Almeida census records

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Almeida Family Origin

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Almeida Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Almeida

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Almeida Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Almeida census records

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Military Service by Almeida

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