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Castaneda Name Meaning

Spanish and Asturian-Leonese (Castañeda): habitational name from any of various places in Santander, Asturies, and Salamanca, named with castañeda, a collective of castaña ‘chestnut’.

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


Similar surnames: Castano, Castilleja, Castanon, Casanova, Aranda, Canedo, Casteneda

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Castaneda Family Origin

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Castaneda Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    19%
  • Shepherd

    13%
  • Brick Mason

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Castaneda family was Brick Mason. Laborer, Keeping House and Shepherd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castaneda. The most common Castaneda occupation in the USA was Laborer. 31% of Castaneda's were Laborers.

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Castaneda Historical Records

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Castaneda Life Expectancy

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