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Origins of the Vega surname

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About the Vegas

We have a total number of 488 records for people with the last name Vega.

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Where do most Vegas live?

In 1921, most Vegas lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Vegas

How common is your surname?

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

We have 115 records for the Vega surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Vegas most likely to marry?

Vegas

&

Garcias

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Vegas.

What are the most common Vega first names?

  • Juan
  • Jose
  • Maria
  • Juana

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Common jobs for Vegas

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

Common Female occupations for Vegas in 1921
At Home

4

Servant

3

General Servant Domestic

2

Artist

1

Cook

1

Common Male occupations for Vegas in 1921
Farm Hands

31

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

24

Sales Clerks

14

Kitchen Workers In Hotels

11

Clerks

10

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