Urena Family History

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Urena Name Meaning

Spanish (Ureña): habitational name, probably from Urueña in Valladolid province.

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

Similar surnames: Uren, Arena, Ureno, Urenda, Rana, Gerena, Renda, Tena, Avena, Lucena

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Urena Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Urena name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Urena. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Spain


  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Portugal


  • France


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


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Urena Family Origin

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Urena Family Occupations

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Urena Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Urena. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Urena 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Urena. 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 149 military records available for the last name Urena. For the veterans among your Urena ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Urena Life Expectancy

What is the average Urena lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Urena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Urena in 1965 was 85, and 66 in 2004.

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