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Zurita Name Meaning

nickname from Spanish zurita ‘dove’. habitational name from either of two places, in Uesca and Santander, named Zurita, possibly from Basque zuri ‘white’.

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


Similar surnames: Zubia, Murgia, Zuniga, Kurta, Sugita, Merida, Cuesta, Farina, Carota

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Zurita Family Origin

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Zurita Family Occupations

What did your Zurita ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zurita occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Zurita's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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

Zurita Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zurita. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zurita 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Zurita. 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 Zurita. For the veterans among your Zurita ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zurita Life Expectancy

What is the average Zurita lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Zurita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Zurita in 1954 was 32, and 58 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zurita 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.

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