Cabeza Family History

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Cabeza Name Meaning

Spanish: either a nickname for someone with a big head, from cabeza ‘head’ (Late Latin capitia), or a topographic name from any of the numerous minor places named with this word, which was commonly used to denote a small hill.

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


Similar surnames: Cabezas, Cabana, Cabrera, Canepa, Barbera, Ribera, Canedo, Cadena

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Cabeza Family Origin

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Cabeza Family Occupations

What did your Cabeza ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Cigar Maker and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cabeza. 11% of Cabeza men worked as a Cigar Maker and 20% of Cabeza women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cabeza were Chef and Domstica

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Cigar Maker
    11%
  • Bar Tender
    6%
  • Bracers
    6%
  • Chef
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Cigar Maker
    10%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Domstica
    10%

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

Cabeza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cabeza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cabeza 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Cabeza. 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 186 military records available for the last name Cabeza. For the veterans among your Cabeza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cabeza Life Expectancy

What is the average Cabeza lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Cabeza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cabeza in 1963 was 73, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cabeza

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