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Gaviria Family History

Gaviria Name Meaning
Basque: Castilianized form of Gabiria, a habitational name from Gabiria in Gipuzkoa, Basque Country, so named from Basque gabi ‘smith’s hammer’ + -iri ‘near’.

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

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2,779 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
13 Military Records
525 Immigration Records
10 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Gaviria Families

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    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

Gaviria census records

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Gaviria Family Origin

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Gaviria Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Gaviria

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Gaviria Family Occupations

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Military Service by Gaviria

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