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Meza Family History

Meza Name Meaning
possibly Basque: unexplained. IGI, GT.

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

226,499 Historical Documents with Meza on Ancestry.com
187,006 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,763 Military Records
8,065 Immigration Records
18,177 Census and Voter Lists
11,488 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Meza Families

  • Number of Meza families
     18 - 33
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Meza families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Meza last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Meza census records

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Meza Family Origin

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Meza Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Meza 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 Meza

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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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Meza Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Meza census records

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Meza Civil War Service Records

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