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Costilla Name Meaning

Spanish: perhaps from costilla ‘rib’, but more likely from a derivative of Costa.

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

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Costilla Family Origin

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Costilla Family Occupations

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  • Keeps Whiskey Saloon

    33%
  • Miner

    33%
  • Retired

    33%

In 1880, Keeps Whiskey Saloon and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Costilla. A less common occupation for the Costilla family was Retired. The most common Costilla occupation in the USA was Keeps Whiskey Saloon. 33% of Costilla's were Keeps Whiskey Saloons.

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Costilla Historical Records

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Costilla Life Expectancy

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