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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 Family Origin

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Barajas Family Occupations

What did your Barajas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Barajas. 56% of Barajas men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Barajas women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barajas were Miner and Labor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    56%
  • Labor
    11%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Miner
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    34%
  • New Worker
    34%
  • Labor
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Barajas. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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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

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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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