14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Diaz Family History

Diaz Name Meaning
Spanish (Díaz): patronymic from the medieval personal name Didacus (see Diego).

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

2,162,433 Historical Documents with Diaz on Ancestry.com
1,481,444 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
27,599 Military Records
137,238 Immigration Records
312,751 Census and Voter Lists
203,401 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Diaz Families

  • Number of Diaz families
     720 - 1,438
     241 - 719
     1 - 240
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Diaz families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Diaz families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Diaz census records

You can see how Diaz families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Diaz census records >

Diaz Family Origin

Click on a place to view Diaz immigration records

The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Diaz families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

View all Diaz immigration records >

Diaz Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Diaz immigration records

You can find out when most of the Diaz families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

View all Diaz immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Diaz

Click on a circle in the chart to view Diaz birth and death records

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Diaz ancestors in the SSDI

Diaz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Diaz census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Diaz ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Diaz census records >

Diaz Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Diaz military records >

Message Board about Diaz 443 Threads, 26 Messages

Look up another family name
×