Aguirre Family History

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Aguirre Name Meaning

Spanish form of Basque Agirre, a topographic name from Basque ager, agir ‘open space’, ‘pasture’. This is found as the first element of several place names, reflected in surnames such as Aguirrezabal(a) ‘broad open space’; the modern surname may be a shortening of any of these.

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


Similar surnames: Izaguirre, Guerra, Alire, Aguiar, Aguinaga, Aguila, Aguilera, Squire

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Aguirre Family Origin

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Aguirre Family Occupations

What did your Aguirre ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Aguirre occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Aguirre's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Aguirre family was At Home. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aguirre.

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • At Home

    5%

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

Aguirre Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Aguirre. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aguirre 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Aguirre. 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 Aguirre. For the veterans among your Aguirre ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aguirre Life Expectancy

What is the average Aguirre lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Aguirre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Aguirre in 1944 was 24, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aguirre

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aguirre 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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