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De Pena Name Meaning

Spanish (De Peña): variant with the preposition de ‘from’ of Peña ‘rock boulder’ (see Pena ). This surname is rare in Spain.

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


Similar surnames: De Sena, De Rego, De Pina, De Alba, De Paula, De Luna, De Lima

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Where is the De Pena family from?

You can see how De Pena families moved over time by selecting different census years. The De Pena family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most De Pena families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 De Pena families living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded De Pena's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of De Pena families in 1880.
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name De Pena. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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What is the average De Pena lifespan?

Between 1980 and 2004, in the United States, De Pena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for De Pena in 1980 was 77, and 70 in 2004.

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