Covarrubias Family History

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Covarrubias Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in the province of Burgos named Covarrubias. The place name, meaning ‘red caves’, is from the plural of cueva ‘cave’ (Latin cova) + rubio ‘red’ (Latin rubeus).

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


Similar surnames: Cobarrubias, Contreras, Carrico, Vargas, Cardenas, Carris

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Covarrubias Family Origin

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Covarrubias Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Covarrubias occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Covarrubias's were Carpenters.

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Covarrubias Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Covarrubias. For the veterans among your Covarrubias ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Covarrubias Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Covarrubias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Covarrubias in 1944 was 43, and 64 in 2004.

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