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Souza Genealogy & History

Souza is a locational name deriving from any number of places called Sousa or Souza in Spain and Portugal. It is possible that the name derives from the Latin sal- (salt) and appeared as sausa (salty) to denote a salty marsh. Variants of the name include Sousa, Souza, and D'Souza. Souza family history notes the first recorded spelling of the name as Garcia Homem de Sousa, who was christened at Funchal, Portugal, in 1647. Eligio Souza arrived in Puerto Rico in 1881. Some members of the Souza genealogy include American photojournalist and chief Obama White House photographer Pete Souza and bandleader and composer John Philip Sousa.


Souza Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Abel Souza-- --, 1908August ,1980RI
Balbina Souza-- --, 1906June 18,1994CA
C James Souza-- --, 1916March 12,2007RI
Daisy Souza-- --, 1903July ,1981HI

Souza Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Earl Souza-- --, 1933August 31,2001Hartford,CT
Fannie Souza-- --, 1914November ,1986Acushnet,MA
Gabriel Souza-- --, 1902December ,1969Portsmouth,RI
Hannah Souza-- --, 1895June ,1976Norwood,MA

Souza Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
John SouzaDebra GardnerFebruary 14,1981Wake, NC
Robert SouzaAnn FowlerMay 23,1981Wake, NC
Steven SouzaEvangelina VargasNovember 17,2001Bexar, TX
William SouzaCatherine OdonnellJuly 28,1990Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Souza

1694th: Arrington1695th: Stubbs
1696th: Kyle1697th: Manuel
1698th: Burnham1699th: Friend
1700th: Cleary1701st: Corley
1702nd: Juarez1703rd: McCord

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