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Garcia Name Meaning

Spanish (García) and Portuguese: from a medieval personal name of uncertain origin. It is normally found in medieval records in the Latin form Garsea, and may well be of pre-Roman origin, perhaps akin to Basque (h)artz ‘bear’.

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

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Garcia Family Origin

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Garcia Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Garcia family was Farm Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garcia. The most common Garcia occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Garcia's were Laborers.

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Garcia Life Expectancy

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Famous Garcia Family

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