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Yaz Family History

Yaz 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: Yan, Yao, Paz, Yax, Yap, Yaw, Baz, Vaz, Yam, Raz

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Where is the Yaz family from?

You can see how Yaz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yaz family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Yaz family living in New Mexico. This was 100% of all the recorded Yaz's in USA. New Mexico had the highest population of Yaz families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yaz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Yaz ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 103 census records available for the last name Yaz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yaz 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 20 immigration records available for the last name Yaz. 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 9 military records available for the last name Yaz. For the veterans among your Yaz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Yaz lifespan?

Average Yaz life expectancy in 2002 was 75 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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