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Castelan Name Meaning

Galician (Castelán): generally from Galician castelán, an ethnic name for a Castilian (Castilian castellano). However, in some cases it may be a habitational name, from places in Lugo and A Coruña provinces called Castelán, or it could be an occupational name denoting a bailiff or steward.

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


Similar surnames: Castello, Castellano, Castellaw, Castelo, Castano, Castellon

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Castelan Family Origin

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Castelan Family Occupations

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Castelan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Castelan Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Castelan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Castelan in 1966 was 63, and 71 in 2004.

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