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Plaza Family History

Plaza Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from any of various places called Plaza, from plaza ‘town square’.

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

95,405 Historical Documents with Plaza on Ancestry.com
70,356 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,886 Military Records
3,907 Immigration Records
11,091 Census and Voter Lists
7,165 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Plaza Families

  • Number of Plaza families
     16 - 29
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Plaza families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Plaza last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Plaza census records

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Plaza 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 Plaza families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Plaza Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Plaza

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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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Plaza Family Occupations

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

Plaza Civil War Service Records

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