Zavaleta Family History

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Zavaleta Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from any of places in the Basque provinces named Zabaleta, from Basque zabal ‘big’, ‘wide’, ‘long’ + the collective suffix -eta.

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

Similar surnames: Zabala, Iraheta, Alameda, Maddalena, Zapata, Arata, Vales, Canale

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Zavaleta Family Origin

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Zavaleta Family Occupations

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Zavaleta Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 371 immigration records available for the last name Zavaleta. 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 62 military records available for the last name Zavaleta. For the veterans among your Zavaleta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zavaleta Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Zavaleta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Zavaleta in 1958 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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