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Rojas Family History

Rojas Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from places in Burgos or Lugo (Galicia) named Rojas, from a derivative of rojo ‘red’.

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

1,017,838 Historical Documents with Rojas on Ancestry.com
864,529 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,263 Military Records
24,457 Immigration Records
80,410 Census and Voter Lists
44,179 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Rojas Families

  • Number of Rojas families
     62 - 122
     21 - 61
     1 - 20
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Rojas families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Rojas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Rojas Family Origin

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Rojas Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Rojas

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Rojas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Rojas census records

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Rojas Civil War Service Records

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