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Yglesia Family History

Yglesia 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: Iglesia, Yglesias, Iglesias, Lesiak, Gloria, Gleim, Oglesby, Gleba

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Where is the Yglesia family from?

You can see how Yglesia families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yglesia family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Yglesia families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Yglesia family living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Yglesia's in USA. California had the highest population of Yglesia families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yglesia surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Yglesia ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Yglesia. 100% of Yglesia men worked as a Laborer. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 666 census records available for the last name Yglesia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yglesia 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 162 immigration records available for the last name Yglesia. 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 35 military records available for the last name Yglesia. For the veterans among your Yglesia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Yglesia lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2001, in the United States, Yglesia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Yglesia in 1950 was 25, and 59 in 2001.

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