Veiga Family History

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

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Veiga Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Veiga. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Veiga 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Veiga. 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 333 military records available for the last name Veiga. For the veterans among your Veiga ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Veiga Life Expectancy

What is the average Veiga lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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