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Meraz Family History

Meraz Name Meaning
Spanish: variant of Asturian-Leonese Merás, a habitational name from Merás in Asturies.

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

24,099 Historical Documents with Meraz on Ancestry.com
18,023 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
229 Military Records
1,328 Immigration Records
2,976 Census and Voter Lists
1,543 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Meraz Families

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

Meraz census records

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Meraz Family Origin

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

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Meraz Immigration Information

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Meraz

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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.

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Meraz Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Meraz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Meraz

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