Aguila Family History

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Aguila Name Meaning

Spanish (Águila): from águila ‘eagle’ (Latin aquila). This is either a nickname for a haughty man or one with an aquiline nose, or a habitational name from a place in Salamanca province called Águila.

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

Similar surnames: Aquila, Aguilar, Aguilera, Aguiar, Avila, Mula, Eguia, Grill, Arcila

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Aguila Family Origin

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Aguila Family Occupations

What did your Aguila ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Aguila family was Labor. Farm Hand, Farmer and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aguila. The most common Aguila occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 25% of Aguila's were Farm Hands.

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  • Farm Hand

  • Farmer

  • Housekeeping

  • Labor


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

Aguila Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Aguila. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aguila census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Aguila. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 315 military records available for the last name Aguila. For the veterans among your Aguila ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aguila Life Expectancy

What is the average Aguila lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Aguila life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Aguila in 1960 was 27, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aguila

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aguila ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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