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Navarra Surname Meaning

Spanish Portuguese Italian and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from Navarre (Castilian Navarra Basque Nafarroa French Navarre) a largely Basque-speaking region now divided between Spain and France but in the Middle Ages an independent Basque kingdom. The name of the region derives from Basque naba ‘plain next to mountains’. Compare Navarre .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Navarro, Nava, Navarre, Abarca, Olavarria, Savaria, Gamarra, Novara

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Where is the Navarra family from?

You can see how Navarra families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Navarra family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Navarra families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Navarra family living in Cheshire. This was about 33% of all the recorded Navarra's in United Kingdom. Cheshire and 2 other counties had the highest population of Navarra families in 1891.
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What did your Navarra ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Navarra. 100% of Navarra women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Navarra. 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 Navarra. For the veterans among your Navarra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Navarra lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Navarra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Navarra in 1951 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

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