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Jerez Family History

Jerez Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from places in the provinces of Badajoz and Cadiz called Jerez. The former, now known in full as Jerez de los Caballeros, was the birthplace of the explorer Vasco Núñez (c.1475–1519); the latter, Jerez de la Frontera, was an important center for the manufacture of sherry (named in English from the place) and brandy.

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

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13,842 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
96 Military Records
1,156 Immigration Records
1,702 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Jerez Families

  • Number of Jerez families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Jerez families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Jerez last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Jerez Family Origin

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Jerez Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Jerez

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Jerez Family Occupations

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Military Service by Jerez

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