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Castellon Name Meaning

Spanish and Catalan: Castilianized form (Castellón) of Catalan Castelló (see Castello ) a habitational name from any of the places so named. This Castilianized form is notably applied to Castelló de la Plana a town in Valencia province (Spain).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Castello, Castillon, Castelo, Castell, Castillo, Castrillon

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Where is the Castellon family from?

You can see how Castellon families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Castellon family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Castellon families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Castellon families living in Maine. This was about 38% of all the recorded Castellon's in USA. Maine and 1 other state had the highest population of Castellon families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Castellon surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Castellon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Castellon. 42% of Castellon men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    42%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Baker
    12%
  • Waiter
    12%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Castellon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Castellon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Castellon. 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 Cards

There are 259 military records available for the last name Castellon. For the veterans among your Castellon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Castellon lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Castellon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Castellon in 1964 was 52, and 62 in 2004.

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