Alaniz Family History

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Alaniz Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Alanís in Seville province.

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

Similar surnames: Alanis, Aranda, Lantz, Aldana, Alfano, Slentz, Labit, Banz, Muniz

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Alaniz Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Alaniz name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Alaniz. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Alaniz Family Origin

Where is the Alaniz family from?

Alaniz Family Occupations

What did your Alaniz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Alaniz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Alaniz's were Farmers. Farmer, Drives Cart and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alaniz. A less common occupation for the Alaniz family was Labor.

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  • Farmer

  • Drives Cart

  • Keeping House

  • Labor


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

Alaniz Historical Records

What Alaniz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Alaniz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alaniz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Alaniz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 988 military records available for the last name Alaniz. For the veterans among your Alaniz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alaniz Life Expectancy

What is the average Alaniz lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Alaniz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Alaniz in 1945 was 20, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alaniz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alaniz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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