Navajo Family History

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Navajo Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Navajo Family Origin

Where is the Navajo family from?

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Navajo Family Occupations

What did your Navajo ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farm Laborer

    100%

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

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Navajo Historical Records

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Navajo Life Expectancy

What is the average Navajo lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Navajo 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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Famous Navajo Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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