Navas Family History

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Navas Name Meaning

Asturian-Leonese and Spanish: plural form of Spanish and Asturian-Leonese Nava (see also Naves). In some cases possibly Catalan (Navàs): variant spelling of Navars, habitational name from a place so called in Barcelona province, from a regional name denoting someone from Navarre (see Navarra) In some cases possibly French: variant (old form) of Naves.

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

Similar surnames: Naves, Nava, Naas, Salas, Navar, Havas, Kaas, Maras, Karas, Laas

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Navas Family Origin

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Navas Family Occupations

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In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Navas.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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Navas Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 416 military records available for the last name Navas. For the veterans among your Navas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Navas Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Navas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Navas in 1952 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

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