Menezes Family History

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Menezes Name Meaning

Portuguese: variant of Meneses. This name is common in India, where it was taken by Portuguese colonists.

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

Similar surnames: Meneses, Menees, Menzies, Mendes, Metzel, Mones, Benes, Manes, Minges

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Menezes Family Origin

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Menezes Family Occupations

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Menezes Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 466 military records available for the last name Menezes. For the veterans among your Menezes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Menezes Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Menezes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Menezes in 1957 was 70, and 69 in 2004.

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