Menchaca Family History

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Menchaca Name Meaning

Spanish (of Basque origin): habitational name from Basque Mentxaka in Biscay province.

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


Similar surnames: Merica, Macchia, Moncada, Mendonca, Mancha, Mencher, Benthall

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Menchaca Family Origin

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Menchaca Family Occupations

What did your Menchaca ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Menchaca. 63% of Menchaca men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Menchaca women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Menchaca were Janitor and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    63%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Janitor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    25%
  • Sheller
    20%
  • Clerk
    15%
  • Laundress
    15%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Menchaca Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Menchaca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Menchaca 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Menchaca. 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 983 military records available for the last name Menchaca. For the veterans among your Menchaca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Menchaca Life Expectancy

What is the average Menchaca lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Menchaca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Menchaca in 1951 was 26, and 69 in 2004.

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