Alegria Family History

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Alegria Name Meaning

Spanish (Alegría) and Portuguese: nickname from Spanish alegría or Portuguese alegria ‘joy’, ‘happiness’. Castilianized form of Basque Alegia, a habitational name from any of the towns named Alegia in the Basque Country.

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

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Alegria Family Origin

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Alegria Family Occupations

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  • Farm Hand

    20%
  • Farmer & Sheep Raiser

    20%
  • Herder

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Alegria family was Laborer. The most common Alegria occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 20% of Alegria's were Farm Hands. Farm Hand, Farmer & Sheep Raiser and Herder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alegria.

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Alegria Historical Records

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Alegria Life Expectancy

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