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Villafranca Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from one of various places called Villafranca, from Late Latin villa ‘(outlying) farmstead’, ‘(dependent) settlement’ + franca ‘free’ (see Frank 2). The settlements were so named because they were exempt from certain feudal taxes or obligations, normally as a reward for some special service.

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

Similar surnames: Villagrana, Villafana, Villasana, Villarrubia, Villarreal, Villalba

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Villafranca Family Origin

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Villafranca Family Occupations

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Villafranca Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Villafranca Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Villafranca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Villafranca in 1965 was 76, and 67 in 2004.

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