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Laza Family History

Laza Name Meaning
Galician: habitational name from Laza, a town in Galicia, in northwest Spain. RS.

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

10,123 Historical Documents with Laza on Ancestry.com
5,371 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
529 Military Records
693 Immigration Records
1,754 Census and Voter Lists
1,776 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Laza Families

  • Number of Laza families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Laza families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Laza last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Laza census records

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Laza Family Origin

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Laza Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Laza

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Laza Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Laza census records

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Military Service by Laza

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