Ochoa Family History

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Ochoa Name Meaning

Spanish (of Basque origin): Castilianized form of the Basque personal name Otxoa, equivalent of Latin lupus ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Cao, Choma, Schor, Ocon, Michna, Schou, Reha, Ocana, Chia, Orona

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Ochoa Family Origin

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Ochoa Family Occupations

What did your Ochoa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ochoa occupation in the USA was Laborer. 32% of Ochoa's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ochoa. A less common occupation for the Ochoa family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

    32%
  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Ochoa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ochoa Life Expectancy

What is the average Ochoa lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Ochoa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Ochoa in 1946 was 48, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ochoa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ochoa 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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