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Cavazos Family History

Cavazos Name Meaning
Spanish: from Italian Cavazzo, a derivative of the personal name Iacovo (see James).

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

106,525 Historical Documents with Cavazos on Ancestry.com
59,156 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,641 Military Records
7,608 Immigration Records
6,706 Census and Voter Lists
31,414 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Cavazos Families

  • Number of Cavazos families
     77 - 151
     26 - 76
     1 - 25
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Cavazos last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Cavazos Family Origin

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Cavazos Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Cavazos

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Cavazos Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Cavazos census records

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Cavazos Civil War Service Records

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