Castanon Family History

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Castanon Name Meaning

Spanish (Castañón): topographic name from an augmentative of castaño ‘chestnut’ or for someone who lived by a field named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Castano, Castagno, Castro, Castaneda, Caston, Catalan, Casanova

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Castanon Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Castanon name?

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

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  • Native American—North, Central, South

    29%

  • Spain

    18%

  • England & Wales

    11%

  • Portugal

    10%

  • France

    5%

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Castanon Family Origin

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Castanon Family Occupations

What did your Castanon ancestors do for a living?

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

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Castanon Historical Records

What Castanon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Castanon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Castanon 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Castanon. 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 447 military records available for the last name Castanon. For the veterans among your Castanon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Castanon Life Expectancy

What is the average Castanon lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Castanon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Castanon in 1945 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Castanon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Castanon 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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