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Solis Family History

Solis Name Meaning
Spanish and Asturian-Leonese (Solís): habitational name from Solís in Asturies or a similarly named place elsewhere.English: from a medieval personal name bestowed on a child born after the death of a sibling, from Middle English solace ‘comfort’, ‘consolation’. The word also came to have the sense ‘delight’, ‘amusement’, and in some cases the surname may have arisen from a nickname for a playful or entertaining person.

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

567,909 Historical Documents with Solis on Ancestry.com
453,654 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,738 Military Records
18,877 Immigration Records
43,675 Census and Voter Lists
46,965 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Solis Families

  • Number of Solis families
     126 - 250
     43 - 125
     1 - 42
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Solis families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Solis last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Solis Family Origin

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Solis Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Solis

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Solis Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Solis census records

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Solis Civil War Service Records

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