Irigoyen Family History

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Irigoyen Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from Irigoyen in Gipuzkoa province or a topographic name from Basque iri ‘village’ + goi ‘superior’, ‘upper’.

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


Similar surnames: Regen, Briones, Irion, Rieben, Imboden, Rigby, Prien, Toivonen, Ragen

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Irigoyen Family Origin

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Irigoyen Family Occupations

What did your Irigoyen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Irigoyen occupation in the USA was Sheep Herder. 100% of Irigoyen's were Sheep Herders.

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  • Sheep Herder

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

Irigoyen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Irigoyen Life Expectancy

What is the average Irigoyen lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Irigoyen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Irigoyen in 1949 was 46, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Irigoyen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Irigoyen 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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