Aguilera Family History

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Aguilera Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in Soria province, named Aguilera from aguilera ‘eagle’s nest’ (from Latin aquilaria ‘place of eagles’).

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

Similar surnames: Aguila, Aguilar, Aguero, Aguiar, Aguiniga, Aguinaga, Aguirre, Sutera

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Aguilera Family Origin

Where is the Aguilera family from?

Aguilera Family Occupations

What did your Aguilera ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Aguilera family was Keeping House. The most common Aguilera occupation in the USA was Cook. 33% of Aguilera's were Cooks. Cook and Farms were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Aguilera.

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  • Cook

  • Farms

  • Keeping House


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

Aguilera Historical Records

What Aguilera family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Aguilera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aguilera 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Aguilera. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Aguilera. For the veterans among your Aguilera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aguilera Life Expectancy

What is the average Aguilera lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Aguilera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Aguilera in 1940 was 35, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aguilera

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aguilera 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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