Veiga Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of the towns called Veiga in Galicia and Portugal, from veiga ‘meadow’, Portuguese and Galician equivalent of Spanish Vega.

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


Similar surnames: Vega, Vela, Vina, Vea, Vegas, Vigo, Reina, Leiva, Vieira, Vera

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Veiga Family Origin

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Veiga Family Occupations

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Veiga Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Veiga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Veiga in 1955 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veiga

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