Zuniga Family History

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Zuniga Name Meaning

Basque (Zuñiga): habitational name from a place in Navarre province named Zuñiga, from Basque zuin ‘cultivated field’ + iga ‘incline’, ‘slope’.

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


Similar surnames: Zubia, Zurita, Lupia, Puig, Suniga, Zang, Canida, Zuege, Veiga, Zug

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Zuniga Family Origin

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Zuniga Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Carrier With Iron

    10%
  • Cattle Herder

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Zuniga occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Zuniga's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Zuniga family was Cattle Herder. Laborer, Baker and Carrier With Iron were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zuniga.

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Zuniga Historical Records

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Zuniga Life Expectancy

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