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Origins of the Garcia surname

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About the Garcias

We have a total number of 8195 records for people with the last name Garcia.

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Where do most Garcias live?

In 1921, most Garcias lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Garcias

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 3,250 records for the Garcia surname. The oldest one dates back to 1796.

Who were Garcias most likely to marry?




Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Garcias.

What are the most common Garcia first names?

  • Juan
  • Manuel
  • Maria
  • Juana

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Common jobs for Garcias

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Garcias in 1921
At Home










Common Male occupations for Garcias in 1921
Farm Hands


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


General Farmers


Skilled Occupations In Manufacture Of Electrical Machinery And Accessories




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