Amezquita Family History

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Amezquita Name Meaning

Spanish (Amézquita): Castilianized form (alongside Amézqueta) of Basque Amezketa, a habitational name from a place in Gipuzkoa province named Amezketa, from Basque ametz ‘Pyrenean oak’ + -(k)eta ‘group of’, ‘place of’.

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


Similar surnames: Amezcua, Muzquiz, Marquina, Mesquita, Melquist, Amesquita, Merida

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Amezquita Family Origin

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Amezquita Family Occupations

What did your Amezquita ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Instructor were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Amezquita. 37% of Amezquita men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Amezquita women worked as an Instructor. Some less common occupations for Americans named Amezquita were Carpenter and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Attendant
    6%
  • Bailer Maker Helper
    6%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Instructor
    50%
  • Laborer
    50%

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

Amezquita Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Amezquita. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amezquita 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 570 immigration records available for the last name Amezquita. 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 121 military records available for the last name Amezquita. For the veterans among your Amezquita ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amezquita Life Expectancy

What is the average Amezquita lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Amezquita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Amezquita in 1957 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amezquita

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