14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Melendrez Family History

Melendrez Name Meaning
Galician: variant of Menéndez (see Menendez). DK.

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

18,993 Historical Documents with Melendrez on Ancestry
12,335 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
461 Military Records
458 Immigration Records
2,985 Census and Voter Lists
2,754 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Melendrez Families

  • Number of Melendrez families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Melendrez last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Melendrez last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Melendrez census records

You can see how Melendrez families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Melendrez census records >

Melendrez Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Melendrez lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Average Life Expectancy for Melendrez

Click on a circle in the chart to view Melendrez birth and death records

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.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Melendrez ancestors in the SSDI

Melendrez Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Melendrez census records

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

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Melendrez census records >

Military Service by Melendrez

Did the Melendrezes fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

Message Board about Melendrez 12 Threads, 41 Messages

Look up another family name