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Mezquida Family History

Mezquida Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Amezquita, Mesquita, Merida, Melquist, Muzquiz, Marquina, Esqueda

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Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mezquida surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Mezquida ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 70 census records available for the last name Mezquida. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mezquida 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 87 immigration records available for the last name Mezquida. 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 5 military records available for the last name Mezquida. For the veterans among your Mezquida ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mezquida lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1994, in the United States, Mezquida life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Mezquida in 1965 was 82, and 87 in 1994.

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