Villanueva Family History

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Villanueva Name Meaning

habitational name from any of the numerous places named Villanueva, from Spanish villa ‘(outlying) farmstead’, ‘(dependent) settlement’ + nueva (feminine) ‘new’ (Latin nova). Castilianized spelling of Catalan and Galician Vilanova, a habitational name from a frequent place name, of the same derivation as 1 above.

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


Similar surnames: Villanova, Villalba, Villarreal, Villafuerte, Villagrana, Villaverde

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Villanueva Family Origin

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Villanueva Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Labor

    13%
  • Cartman

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Villanueva occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Villanueva's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Villanueva. A less common occupation for the Villanueva family was Cartman.

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Villanueva Historical Records

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Villanueva Life Expectancy

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