Acevedo Family History

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Acevedo Name Meaning

Spanish (Castilian and Galician): topographic name from Old Spanish acebedo, azevedo ‘holly grove’ (from azevo ‘holly’ + -edo ‘plantation’). This name is common in Tenerife.

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

Similar surnames: Azevedo, Macedo, Aceves, Acebo, Canedo, Ravelo, Acedo, Severo, Cedeno

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Acevedo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Acevedo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Acevedo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • Portugal


  • England & Wales


  • France


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Acevedo Family Origin

Where is the Acevedo family from?

Acevedo Family Occupations

What did your Acevedo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Acevedo occupation in the USA was Cigar Dealer. 100% of Acevedo's were Cigar Dealers.

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  • Cigar Dealer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Acevedo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Acevedo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 74,000 census records available for the last name Acevedo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Acevedo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 15,000 immigration records available for the last name Acevedo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Acevedo. For the veterans among your Acevedo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Acevedo Life Expectancy

What is the average Acevedo lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Acevedo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Acevedo in 1945 was 29, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Acevedo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Acevedo 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.

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