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Frontera Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived on the boundary of an estate or some other geographical divide, from frontera ‘frontier’, ‘boundary’ (Latin frons, genitive frontis ‘front’), or a habitational name from La Frontera in the province of Cuenca.

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


Similar surnames: Fonte, Fontana, Kroner, Montera, Frenier, Froberg, Fringer, Broner

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Frontera Family Origin

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Frontera Family Occupations

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Frontera Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Frontera Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Frontera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Frontera in 1959 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

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