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Castillo Family History

Castillo Name Meaning
Spanish: from castillo ‘castle’, ‘fortified building’ (Latin castellum), a habitational name from any of numerous places so named or named with this word.

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

1,763,514 Historical Documents with Castillo on Ancestry.com
1,446,711 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
13,408 Military Records
59,514 Immigration Records
129,687 Census and Voter Lists
114,194 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Castillo Families

  • Number of Castillo families
     259 - 515
     87 - 258
     1 - 86
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Castillo families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Castillo last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Castillo census records

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Castillo Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Castillo families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Castillo Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Castillo families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Castillo

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Castillo Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Castillo census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Castillo ancestors, such as occupation.

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Castillo Civil War Service Records

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