Heredia Family History

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Heredia Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from any of various places, for example in the province of Araba, Basque Country, so named from the plural of Late Latin heredium ‘hereditary estate’ (a derivative of heres), i.e. one that could be passed on to the heirs of its tenant instead of reverting to the overlord.

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


Similar surnames: Merida, Hermida, Perella, Pereda, Ceresa, Herder, Pereira, Weeda

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Heredia Family Origin

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Heredia Family Occupations

What did your Heredia ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heredia occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Heredia's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Heredia Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heredia Life Expectancy

What is the average Heredia lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Heredia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Heredia in 1952 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heredia 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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