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Villegas Family History

Villegas Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from Villegas, a place in Burgos province.

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

398,237 Historical Documents with Villegas on Ancestry.com
334,708 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,625 Military Records
11,305 Immigration Records
28,664 Census and Voter Lists
20,935 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Villegas Families

  • Number of Villegas families
     45 - 87
     16 - 44
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Villegas families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Villegas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Villegas census records

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

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Villegas Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Villegas families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Villegas

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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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Villegas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Villegas census records

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Villegas Civil War Service Records

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