Cuenca Family History

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Cuenca Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Cuenca city in Castile, named from cuenca ‘basin’, ‘hollow’ (Latin concha ‘shell’, ‘mussel’).

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

Similar surnames: Cuesta, Conca, Cueva, Huerta, Cunha, Maenza, Genua, Cuellar, Tena

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Cuenca Family Origin

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Cuenca Family Occupations

What did your Cuenca ancestors do for a living?

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

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Cuenca Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cuenca. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cuenca 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 Cuenca. 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 250 military records available for the last name Cuenca. For the veterans among your Cuenca ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cuenca Life Expectancy

What is the average Cuenca lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Cuenca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Cuenca in 1953 was 30, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cuenca 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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