Navas Name Meaning

Asturian-Leonese and Spanish: plural form of Spanish and Asturian-Leonese Nava (see also Naves). In some cases possibly Catalan (Navàs): variant spelling of Navars, habitational name from a place so called in Barcelona province, from a regional name denoting someone from Navarre (see Navarra) In some cases possibly French: variant (old form) of Naves.

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

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Navas Family Origin

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Navas Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    50%
  • Machinist

    25%
  • Out Of Employment

    25%

In 1880, Miner and Machinist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Navas. A less common occupation for the Navas family was Out Of Employment. The most common Navas occupation in the USA was Miner. 50% of Navas's were Miners.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Navas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Navas in 1952 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Navas

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