Alcantar Family History

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Alcantar Name Meaning

Spanish (Alcántar): variant of Alcántara (see Alcantara).

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


Similar surnames: Alcantara, Cantara, Balcazar, Canal, Alcazar, Almanzar, Salazar

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Alcantar Family Origin

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Alcantar Family Occupations

What did your Alcantar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Alcantar occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Alcantar's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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

Alcantar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Alcantar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alcantar 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Alcantar. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Alcantar. For the veterans among your Alcantar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alcantar Life Expectancy

What is the average Alcantar lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Alcantar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Alcantar in 1946 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alcantar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alcantar 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.

Famous Alcantar Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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