Gatica Family History

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Gatica Name Meaning

Basque: Castilianized form of Basque Gatika, a habitational name from a place called Gatika in Biscay, Basque Country.

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

Similar surnames: Garica, Garibay, Garnica, Galica, Gauna, Gaia, Gasca, Galicki, Kalina

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Gatica Family Origin

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Gatica Family Occupations

What did your Gatica ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gatica occupation in the USA was Shoe Maker. 100% of Gatica's were Shoe Makers.

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  • Shoe Maker


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

Gatica Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gatica. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gatica 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 635 immigration records available for the last name Gatica. 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 108 military records available for the last name Gatica. For the veterans among your Gatica ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gatica Life Expectancy

What is the average Gatica lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gatica life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Gatica in 1964 was 72, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gatica

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gatica 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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