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Terrazas Family History

Terrazas Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from Terrazas in Burgos, so named from the plural of terraza ‘terrace’ (Latin terraceus).

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

51,016 Historical Documents with Terrazas on Ancestry
35,614 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
873 Military Records
4,134 Immigration Records
4,223 Census and Voter Lists
6,172 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Terrazas Families

  • Number of Terrazas families
     19 - 35
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Terrazas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Terrazas census records

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Terrazas Family Origin

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Terrazas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Terrazas

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