Velazquez Family History

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Velazquez Name Meaning

Spanish (Velázquez): variant of Velasquez.

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

Similar surnames: Velasquez, Vazquez, Vasquez, Velazco, Vasques, Henriquez, Bojorquez

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Velazquez Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Velazquez name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Velazquez. 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


  • Portugal


  • England & Wales


  • France


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Velazquez Family Origin

Where is the Velazquez family from?

Velazquez Family Occupations

What did your Velazquez ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Velazquez family was Steward On Board. The most common Velazquez occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Velazquez's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Velazquez.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Steward On Board


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Velazquez Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 68,000 census records available for the last name Velazquez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Velazquez 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Velazquez. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Velazquez. For the veterans among your Velazquez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Velazquez Life Expectancy

What is the average Velazquez lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Velazquez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Velazquez in 1945 was 35, and 71 in 2004.

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