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Becerra Family History

Becerra Name Meaning
Galician and Spanish: nickname, probably for a high-spirited person, from becerra ‘young cow’, ‘heifer’. It may also have been a metonymic occupational name for a cowherd.

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

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192,674 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,139 Military Records
6,680 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Becerra Families

  • Number of Becerra families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Becerra Family Origin

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Becerra Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Becerra

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Becerra Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Becerra

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