Villegas Family History

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Villegas Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Villegas, a place in Burgos province.

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


Similar surnames: Villescas, Villena, Villela, Gallegos, Villagran, Villa, Villeda

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Villegas Family Origin

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Villegas Family Occupations

What did your Villegas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeps House, Barkeeper and House Keeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Villegas. The most common Villegas occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 22% of Villegas's were Keeps Houses. A less common occupation for the Villegas family was Keeping House.

View Census data for Villegas | Data not to scale

  • Keeps House

    22%
  • Barkeeper

    11%
  • House Keeping

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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

Villegas Historical Records

What Villegas family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Villegas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Villegas census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Villegas

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Villegas. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Villegas. For the veterans among your Villegas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Villegas Life Expectancy

What is the average Villegas lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Villegas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Villegas in 1949 was 43, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Villegas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Villegas ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Villegas Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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