Barajas Family History

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Barajas Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from places in the provinces of Cuenca and Madrid; the latter is now the site of an international airport.

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

Similar surnames: Barabas, Bargas, Araya, Barros, Pareja, Arata, Barreras, Barlas

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Barajas Ethnicity Estimate

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


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • Ireland & Scotland


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Barajas Family Origin

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Barajas Family Occupations

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Barajas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Barajas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barajas 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

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Draft Card

There are 917 military records available for the last name Barajas. For the veterans among your Barajas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barajas Life Expectancy

What is the average Barajas lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Barajas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Barajas in 1950 was 49, and 69 in 2004.

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