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Velasco Name Meaning

from the personal name Velasco, Belasco, formed with Basque bel- ‘raven’ + the diminutive suffix -sco. in some cases possibly a habitational name from any of various places in Logroño, Soria, and Seville provinces named Velasco.

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


Similar surnames: Belasco, Vasco, Veloso, Ceraso, Nolasco, Blasko, Vitacco, Velazco

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Velasco Family Origin

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Velasco Family Occupations

What did your Velasco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Velasco occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 11% of Velasco's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Clerk In Store and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Velasco. A less common occupation for the Velasco family was Farming.

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  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Clerk In Store

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Farming

    11%

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Velasco Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Velasco ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Velasco Life Expectancy

What is the average Velasco lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Velasco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Velasco in 1942 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

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