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Dominguez Name Meaning

Spanish (Domínguez): patronymic from the personal name Domingo .

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


Similar surnames: Domingues, Dieguez, Domingo, Rominger, Iniguez, Rodriguez, Dominquez

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Where is the Dominguez family from?

You can see how Dominguez families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dominguez family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Dominguez families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 9 Dominguez families living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Dominguez's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Dominguez families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dominguez surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dominguez ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Dominguez. 36% of Dominguez men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Dominguez women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dominguez were Truck Driver and Housework. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    36%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%
  • Farmer
    4%
  • Truck Driver
    3%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    15%
  • Housekeeper
    13%
  • Laundress
    8%
  • Housework
    7%
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What Dominguez family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 75,000 census records available for the last name Dominguez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dominguez census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 47,000 immigration records available for the last name Dominguez. 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 Cards

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Dominguez. For the veterans among your Dominguez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dominguez lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Dominguez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dominguez in 1942 was 32, and 69 in 2004.

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